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Creative challenges designed to encourage resourceful, creative and innovative thinking. This helps those who participate to begin to look at items in a new way. It helps to see the potential in items that maybe wasn't seen before. 

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We upcycle wetsuits and give them a new lease of life. We spotted a problem and a gap in the system which meant wetsuits were getting dumped when they were retired.

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In this scary time of climate crisis – a shift is starting to happen in society in which we’re re-evaluating how we’ve been operating & learning what we can do to try and fix the hole we’ve literally dug for ourselves. You know – that one that we extract oil from or the other one that we bury and hide our waste in and think it’s ‘gone’ because we can’t see it anymore.

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How I ended up upcycling wetsuits

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"We work with left-over materials and “left out people” to make our products. We don’t want to add to the garbage pile, but make it smaller with every product we make" - Carlijn Bartels, Ressies Redesign 

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