Reuse (discarded objects or material) in such a way as to create a product of higher quality or value than the original: the opportunity to upcycle trash, or turn it into new products, was vast (as adjective upcycled) upcycled furniture
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- The structure was primarily constructed using renewable and recycled materials as well as upcycling products for the furniture.
- I am drawn to making little creatures - soft toys made out of upcycled or end of the line fabric remnants.
- I love the idea of upcycling these pretty handmade things into new functional and groovy work.
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