Have you noticed a rise in people being interested in upcycling? Have you heard the word more often than usual? It’s a thing! So what is all the fuss about upcycling? And what is it all about?
Upcycle Magazine says “Upcycling is taking an item that is no longer needed or wanted and giving it new life as something that is either useful or creative. This seemingly basic concept has sparked an exciting revolution with this generation.”
McDonough and Braungart were pioneers in the field of upcycling and were passionate about the fact that we should all try to use things as long as possible, rather than turn them into waste. This has now been developed into the idea that we should try to create new things from those that would otherwise be thrown away, whenever possible. Read more https://recycledinteriors.org/interior-decorating-design/design/upcycling-design/upcycling-whats-it-all-about/