A jellyfish hipflask stash shoulder bag

A crochet accessory with a secret…

If you have been following along for awhile now, you may have noticed a series of recurring themes. All Seeing Eyes are one, as is amigurumi food such as fruit and desserts. Rainbows come up a lot. And occasionally, jellyfish…

I recently sourced a spool of hot pink, white and orange colour change wool from a charity shop. It is called Save the Children and is located in Bath, if you are in the area and can visit, I would recommend it!

I decided to pair this wool up with a round stainless steel hipflask sourced from another op shop, and during a recent car trip I used the downtime to get started on the inner shoulder bag that encloses the flask.

After finishing the shoulder bag, I set about creating the jellyfish top slider bead. It’s basically a scaled up version on the clipper holders, designed to hang around the waist.

There is a hypoallergenic polyfill stuffing inside, similar material to what you find in pillows. There’s a few different layers of ruffles and frills, as well as dangling tassles, hanging threads and curled cords.

Find it on Depop if you need a jellyfish buddy for a mermaid costume 🦑💕

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About kellymarietheartist

Visual artist originally from Australia, travelling the world creating crocheted wearable art and functional textile pieces. Sustainable art and slow fashion made from recycled fabrics, wools and metal. Colourful. Psychedelic. Unique.
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