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DIY LUST curates the best tips for repurposing or handcrafting in general. We believe everyone has a crafty side and can benefit in many ways from it! Repurposing | Recycling | Uncluttering | Handcrafting | Freeganism | Makers | Creative Living

DIY Lust

Kind Living: Feeding the birds

By On February 3, 2015

The recent bout of unfavourable weather has left me somewhat hesitant to embrace my usual ‘outdoorsy’ self! Whilst normally, I would be out for a brisk hike or a ride on my… Read More

DIY Lust

Sustainable Celebration: Christmas Gift-Wrapping Ideas

By On December 22, 2014

Christmas is just around the corner and probably many of you are about to wrap lovely presents for your dearest ones. As Alix already explained here, shiny and colourful wrapping paper is not… Read More

DIY Lust

Animal Foodies: Homemade Vegan Dog Treats

By On November 21, 2014

Eating healthy and living as positive as possible is a first step to live in symbiosis with nature and animals. That’s a great positive mental attitude , so think further , think… Read More

Breathe Green

Eco Homestead: DIY Fruit Rind Fresheners

By On September 29, 2014

I just love, love, I mean LOVE to step in a place that smells good and fresh. Call me a picky missy, but one of my biggest turn-offs is to have questionable… Read More

Conscious Foodie

Preserve the goodness: Pickling time

By On September 18, 2014

Have you ever pickled cucumbas? It takes 20 minutes if your ingredients are ready and it looks awesome before tasting awesome. It’s an old Russian tradition usually realised at the end of… Read More

Breathe Green

Eco-Homestead: Upcycle anything into a planter!

By On September 4, 2014

Extra tones of green. Living oxygen. A home is so much prettier with some plants scattered around. Chances are, you want to inject some plant love into your home but are intimidated… Read More

DIY Lust

In love with drawing: Colorful Mandalas!

By On August 31, 2014

Colorful drawings, rich forms, a captivating depth to look at …. these drawings fascinate me all my life: Mandalas! In Hinduism and Buddhism the mandala (Sanskrit: ‘circle’) acts as spiritual and ritual… Read More

Breathe Green

Eco Homestead: Regrowing from scrap

By On July 22, 2014

  What do you do with all your leftover scraps once you are done cooking? It’s simple, you can re-grow them! Yup, one more reason why nature is so generous. Used up… Read More

Breathe Green

Eco Homestead: DIY Pot Shelves

By On July 19, 2014

Got a few wooden planks or shelves you don’t know what to do with? Want to bring a more green into your life, in a more creative way than just windowsill plants?… Read More

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Bathroom Cook: DIY Toothpaste

By On July 17, 2014

Let’s talk about your toothpaste.  As a wellness + health geek, it is almost inevitable to discover all the not-so-great information about not only the food that we consume, but also the… Read More

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