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Blythe Christopher de Orive left a comment for Michelle L.
"Michelle, Thanks for joining Re-Sourcery. Post projects, questions, if you need anything—we are building a community of artists who share their materials and provide inspiration for each other. Glad to have you aboard!  Blythe"
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"http://j.mp/QGxkfA 85% of #US #textiles going into #landfills. What a waste! #Reuse or #Upcycle! We are gathering like-minded folks to share"
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Blythe Christopher de Orive left a comment for Amy Stansbury
"Amy, thanks for joining!  Feel free to post stuff you are working on or if you need specific materials. Also, if you have stuff that you need to give to others- please let us know!  I will be posting some more fabric this week and a few…"
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Reuse Alliance TX meeting this Thursday evening! Come help the Reuse Movement in Texas!

Reuse Alliance TX will be hosting the first official "meet & greet" for Texas on Thursday evening at the Buenos Aires Cafe on 6th Street. It…See More
Mar 31
Blythe Christopher de Orive left a comment for Leslie Bauer
"Leslie, thanks for joining Re-Sourcery!  We are a collection of artists who want to save materials from landfills.  Feel free to post photos, projects, or if you need materials.  I will be posting more stuff this week up for grabs.…"
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Blythe Christopher de Orive left a comment for Meg Wilson
"Meg, Thanks for joining!  We are a committed group of folks keeping textiles and used home goods to keep them out of our local landfills.  Feel free to post photos, projects, or any materials that you are looking for.  If you have…"
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Blythe Christopher de Orive left a comment for Melanie F.
"Melanie, Thanks for joining Re-Sourcery! Feel free to post what you are working on, if you need certain materials, or if you have materials you won't use. I just got a call to pick up some swatches [12 x 12] from the UT Materials Lab.  I…"
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    Reuse Alliance TX meeting this Thursday evening! Come help the Reuse Movement in Texas!

    Posted by Blythe Christopher de Orive on March 31, 2014 at 9:19am 0 Comments

    Reuse Alliance TX will be hosting the first official "meet & greet" for Texas on Thursday evening at the Buenos Aires Cafe…

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    SpinFish is working with SXSW this year to divert conference materials!

    Posted by Blythe Christopher de Orive on February 21, 2014 at 4:41pm 0 Comments

    SpinFIsh diverted convention material for SXSWEco last year and they contacted me to see what we could help divert. We took magazine stock, poster board, and foam core. We are still using some of the foam core!…

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    Craft- An important piece of the puzzle for Austin going #ZeroWaste

    Posted by Blythe Christopher de Orive on January 7, 2014 at 8:48am 0 Comments

    We went down to Craft last week to visit Elisabeth and Colin.  Elisabeth started Craft a few months ago to bring a resource to her South Austin neighborhood. Craft provides space to make things, materials, and they have the expertise to help with any…

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    From roadside refuse to seasonal splendor!

    Posted by Blythe Christopher de Orive on January 2, 2014 at 1:26pm 0 Comments

    I am one of those drivers that stops for roadside treasure.  I try to be considerate and go slow and pull over after carefully putting on my turn signal.  But, yes, I am that person that will stop for bulk pick-up items.  I may stop and decide that I can't do anything with the material.  Most of the time, I can.  In November, I was driving to work from my little girl's school and someone had put out a long wood shutter near their recycle bin.…

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