Win The Book "Designing For Re-use", Post Your Reused Items

We at instructables are hosting a mini-contest where you can win a new book!

Post your own reuse project and win a brand new copy of the book "Designing For Re-use: The Life Of Consumer Packaging" by Tom Fisher and Janet Shipton. The book features extensively and we wanted to pass on a copy to our community! We have one copy available and the winner will be chosen at random.

How to Enter:
Post a comment to this forum with a picture with a description, link to your blog, or instructable where you took something people normally throw away and came up with a unique way to reuse it.

This contest will run till June 6th. We hope to see your cool reuse items!

To purchase a copy of the book click here:

The Winner Is: ChrysN for posting all of their wonderful projects! Thanks to everyone for submitting!

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ChrysN7 years ago
I have a couple of reuse things:
(made from cereal boxes)
(a bracelet made from pet hair)
(like the title says made from old hard drive parts)
(made from old floppies)

frenzy (author)  ChrysN7 years ago
As chosen by random selection, this is the winning post! Thanks for submitting all your great instructables of reuse items!
Goodhart7 years ago
well, in my TALKING Music Box, I took a music box, and an old walkie talkie to create a prank talking music (or whatever you'd like) box.
caitlinsdad7 years ago
Are you the new gopher intern for Instructables? Or did you hack to feature this wonderful spammy topic?  You should really have an intern patch or badge something.

If legit, my stuff reuses cardboard and some plastic bottles.
He's legit - we'll be updating the About page shortly.
 Something about the style of writing triggered my Spidey senses.  It may have been more focused, defined, concise...wait

I'm from New York City, trust no one.   Any other stealth interns we need to be acquainted with?
Hang on, eh, what, no, really? Ha, no, we'd have heard the party from this side of the Atlantic if she did!
 Was that a "You got accepted into the Polluted Air Fund program to send inner country kids to the big city to become an underpaid and overworked intern" or just trying to keep hope alive?
BrittLiv7 years ago
I've used an old lip balm stick for mechanism of my USB Flash Drive Rubiks Cube
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