RecastGlass

SIMPLE products, GREEN conscious with a RUSTIC feel!

Arizona, United States · 1038 Sales

RecastGlass

SIMPLE products, GREEN conscious with a RUSTIC feel!

Arizona, United States 1038 Sales On Etsy since 2013

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Note from shop owner Hi there and thanks for stopping by. My shop will be closed until the 25th of September. I will not have access to the web during this time, but I will get to you once I return.

Thanks!
Paulo
RecastGlass

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Last updated on Sep 13, 2016

Hi there and thanks for stopping by. My shop will be closed until the 25th of September. I will not have access to the web during this time, but I will get to you once I return.

Thanks!
Paulo
RecastGlass

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After a hard days work, I present to you my finished product! A repurposed wine bottle converted into stylish, multi-functional serving trays! Pistachios anyone?
Time to get this day started! How's ready for some wine trays??
Just one of my favorite bottles to work with. Elegant and always impressive!

About

Work Green - Give Back

Having traveled to over 50 countries, I've come across many re-purposing innovations from all over the world. Simple items that are converted to serve a different purpose from it's initial intent. From old telephone wire converted into trendy, colorful weaved baskets to cutting off the tops of an ordinary plastic bottle and using it as a spout! I have always wanted to work with a material that I could create different things with and with a passion for wanting to run my own business, I one day discovered how something as simple as a glass bottle could be re-purposed into many new useful items that both serve a new purpose and still have great appeal. So I decided to teach myself about glass and jumped right in!

The idea behind Recast Glass is that my items are made up from materials which are either; all-natural, organic, non-toxic, recycled, recyclable and produced in a manner in which has a low environmental impact, so as not to defeat the purpose of reducing waste. Unlike other shops that don't take this into account and defeat the purpose of upcycling. I was initially going to use a kiln to re-shape some of my items, but because of the high energy usage, I decided to stick with just cutting. I keep my products and the packaging simple, useful and appealing. Many items can also be used for a variety of other purposes.

Thanks in part to my friends, family and community for donating their used bottles to my cause, I help pay it forward by donating 10% of the revenues from your purchase to the Keep America Beautiful organization. A non-profit devoted to educating the public on the power of recycling and helping to beautify our neighborhoods nation-wide. So consider your purchase directly supporting a great cause!!

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  • Paulo

    Owner, Creator

    Travel junkie, turned glass worker. I'm a one man show: creating, developing and promoting all of my work. Finally discovering the entrepreneurial side of me. I believe in the power of recycling and giving back!! Thanks for supporting!

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Last updated on October 29, 2015
I am a one man team who is self-taught in the art of glass and on a mission to teach others about the importance and power of recycling and repurposing items! Having a passion for the environment and a belief that recycling makes a big impact, I took a risk and opened RecastGlass!

I take discarded wine, liquor and beer bottles from the community that would otherwise be discarded into a landfill and I repurpose them into new and unique products for everyday use and unique gift ideas! Each piece is carefully cut, sanded, polished and cleaned using eco-friendly methods and products, including packaging for shipping in 100% recycled material.


Special THANK YOU to all my friends and family for taking the time to enjoy each bottle (having made beautiful memories along the way) so I can find their bottles a new home after repurposing them into new products for others to enjoy :)



Taking into consideration the energy used to make my items and in looking for ways to save energy so as to not defeat the purpose of helping the environment, I am proud to say that about 95% of all my products are all natural, non-toxic, bio-degradable and made from recycled or re-purposed products as well as the tools I use to make them. I strive to produce a product that produces little waste in the process. From removing the labels, to my 5 step cutting and polishing process. I ensure that there is as little waste as possible.

Thank you for your support. Your purchase helps support local communities.

**Please share my shop by hitting "FAVORITE" - "PIN" - "LIKE" my social media pages :) Thanks!**

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  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Payment
Credit Card, Pay Pal and Etsy Gift Cards.
Shipping
*If you live in the Phoenix area, I am happy to meet you somewhere to avoid any shipping costs. Just convo me, otherwise I will happily mail out :)

I ship super duper fast!! I safely package each item in recycled material and send out within 24 business hours of your order! Check out my awesome reviews so you can see how pleased my customers are.

Packages are sent trackable USPS mail, unless I otherwise advise you. Shipping is calculated by weight and distance.

INTERNATIONAL SHIPMENTS - Please be aware you will be responsible for any customs taxes. Contact me for prices.

*Please be sure to provide a DELIVERABLE address or you will be responsible for the new shipping costs.

**I am happy to chat with you about any wholesale or large orders you need. Please message me to find out more**
Refunds and Exchanges
Please be sure to inspect your item(s) within 48 hours of your receiving your packet. Should the item(s) in your package be damaged, take a picture of both the item AND all of the packaging it arrived in and message me regarding your issue. I really strive to provide stellar customer service and live by the Golden Rule :)
Additional policies and FAQs
Contact me for ANY questions, comments or feedback. If you live outside of the US, please contact me for shipping quote.

All photos and descriptions found in my shop are the property of RecastGlass. Please abide by all copyright laws.