Upcycling Your Rug

Creating something new out of something old or unwanted, referred to as Creative Reuse or Upcyling continues to gain popularity as people become more aware of unnecessary waste and the impact the waste has on the environment.

With so many places, such as Pinterest,  available for inspirational ideas for upcycling here at The Rug Seller we delved into the minds of others, so to speak, and were amazed by the ingenuity of others. The infographic showcases some marvellous ideas for transforming old rugs into wonderful new things.

From fashion accessories to items for your pet and your home, there are so many options and ideas it makes no sense to simply discard an unwanted rug into the rubbish bin when you can make good use of it. Furthermore, reusing it means that it won't be taken to landfill sites which is a great way to do your bit to help save the planet.

So, if you're thinking of giving a rug a new lease of life take a look at the infographic below and be inspired to get creative. You've nothing to lose and potentially a lot to gain. Who knows you may even be inspired to think of other items around your home that you can upcycle and re-purpose rather than throw away.

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Upcycling: 20 Creative Projects Made from Reclaimed Materials

Upcycling: 20 Creative Projects Made from Reclaimed Materials

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