We scoured the Universe to find these 5 Earth Day DIY projects that will have you spinning on your own axis!
Our motto at JaneClauss.com has always been to reuse, refashion, recreate, reimagine and redesign. It’s one of the most special days of the year… a time to consider what you can do to help the environment, set an sample for others and leave the world better than you found it. It’s EARTH DAY! Here are some ideas to kickstart your creativity when it comes to helping the environment.
Earth Day is an important day to celebrate because it is a reminder of the importance of our planet and all that it provides for us. It is a day to come together and learn more about environmental issues, and to take action to protect our planet.
Earth Day is also a day to celebrate the beauty of our planet. We are so lucky to live on a planet that is so full of life and wonder. Earth Day is a day to appreciate all that our planet has to offer, and to commit to protecting it for future generations.
So let’s take a closer look at some eco friendly projects to do on Earth Day and everyday!
1- Upcycle old clothing
Upcycling is the process of reusing old materials to create something new. There are endless possibilities when it comes to upcycling, so get creative and see what you can come up with. We love to refashion clothing from the thrift store, whether it’s sweatshirts, denim, old t-shirts or linen, we try incorporate sustainability in most of our DIY projects. Try this idea of upcycling frames into serving trays.
2- Grow your own food
Growing your own food is a great way to reduce your impact on the environment. You can grow food in your backyard, on your balcony, or even in your kitchen window. Learn the latest trends in growing a lush garden from our friends at Burpee Home Gardens. We personally love the tomatoes!
3- Create a terrarium
A terrarium is a miniature ecosystem that can be created in a glass jar or container. Terrariums are a great way to learn about plants and the environment, and they can also be beautiful additions to your home.
4- Make a compost bin
Composting is a natural way to recycle food scraps and yard waste. Compost can be used to fertilize plants, which helps to reduce the need for chemical fertilizers.
5- Plant a tree
Trees are essential for our planet. They provide us with oxygen, clean the air, and help to regulate the climate. Planting a tree is a great way to give back to the Earth.
Earth Day is a special day that reminds us of the importance of our planet. It is a day to learn, to take action, and to build a sense of community. Let’s all do our part to make Earth Day a success. These are just a few ideas for Earth Day DIY projects because as we always say, with a little imagination and some inspiration you can create many ways to celebrate our planet.
Get inspired when you learn more about up-crafting DIY projects and Jane Clauss.