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Seven Questions: Erica Domesek, Do-It-Yourself Guru

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LA has a diverse cast of characters. Whether it's the characters with stirring stories or interesting occupations or the people who are just simply characters, this town has them all. In an effort to get to know some of those characters a little better, we've created "Seven Questions with..." If you have a suggestion for a future Seven Questions subject send us an email.

Today's subject is Erica Domesek, Do-It-Yourself guru and creator of

In the spirit of Earth Month and looking for everyday ways to live greener, Domesek’s platform highlights reusing everyday items and turning them into fashion. On her site, she has walked readers through how to use everything from coffee stirrers and mirror clips to cupcake wrappers and electric wire to create fashionable clothing and accessories.

In her most recent project, the Dasani Green Cap program, Domesek has created a green hat out of everyday materials with a “recycle everywhere you can” message that supports the launch of Dasani’s new PlantBottle - a 100% recyclable plastic bottle that’s made from up to 30% plant materials. Starting today and running through April 21st in support of Ocean Conservancy, the first 10 consumers daily to go to and enter their name after 9 a.m. PST/12 p.m. EST will be win a free hat and be notified on Earth Day.