{Tuesday Treasury} Spelling Bee by The Wooden Bee

Wine Cork Bulletin Board

This week’s winning treasury comes from The Wooden Bee and was inspired by her daughter’s first spelling test. “Spelling Bee” treasury is a collection which includes some nostalgic repurposed items like vintage typewriter keys, letterpress blocks and scrabble tiles. This DIY wine cork bulletin board from The Wooden Bee is made of beautiful reclaimed cabinet [...]

{Tuesday Treasury} A Tisket A Tasket by BetsyandBess

A Tisket A Tasket by betsyandbess wins the teamecoetsy treasury challenge this week!  Her collection is so summery and pretty. This beautiful vintage napkin clutch is only one of the lovely pieces listed in her shop. To see even more of the eco-friendly art available from our team, take a look at  Night on the [...]

recycled tp~ what’s that all about?

Did you know that most toilet paper is made from the virgin pulp of old growth trees?  Ecologically valuable forests full of old growth trees are being cut down so that we can have soft and lovely paper to wipe our tushes with.  Not only are ancient trees being destroyed, but massive amounts of chlorine [...]

Themed Nomination Winner – Naturally Wonderful Wool

Vilte

This week’s winners feature items which reflect the natural wonders of wool. This beautiful wool accessory was nominated by both Peaces of Indigo and Polarity. ‘Calligraphy in wool and rust’ is a unique textile art cuff made by Vilte from nuno felted silk and merino wool. Super cute baby slippers perfect for the coming winter [...]

Themed Nomination – Treasures from the Sewing Basket

Fabula

I’m guessing that many of our team members have in common a fondness for sewing baskets. Finding an old sewing basket or box filled with trinkets and treasures at a garage sale is such a thrill. I’ll usually buy the whole thing on the spot and then take it home and spend hours going through [...]