One of my best friends, who I actually went to high school with - yes, all the way back to high school days- writes a blog called the greenset about eco-friendly fashion and eco-friendly beauty products. She is a lively writer, and her postings are extremely well-researched.
" New clothes! Made from old clothes! OMG! These dresses are sweet, and so is recycling old garments and vintage materials into fresh new looks. It's cool that so many independent designers are working with the art of re-fashion, and it's even cooler that companies like Preloved are doing it so well.
And they make dresses for guys too! Well, not dresses, but clothes anyway.
What a clever idea. I'm always having problems with lighting when I take product shots and I know there are a number of different ways on instructables to create simple light boxes. This repurposed one however is one of my favs. [via] link.
here's another repurposed light box with ikea items. link.
The UCC is communal creative space, a gathering spot for crafty types of all sorts, with the tools and the space to facilitate your creative process. Our space is bright and lofty, with lots of tables and seating, and with different working areas to choose from. Lockers are also available for storing your projects and personal materials. Come in and check out the arty vibe. Take a moment to get inspired, either from the extensive craft book library, or from what's being created by your fellow artists.