Tag Archives: textiles

Finishing off crocheted bathmat

Adding the finishing touches to a crocheted rug! Made from reused tshirts while travelling in Spain. Continue reading

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A fast crochet rug using t-shirt fabrics

Crocheting a new bathmat from old recycled clothes. Galah colours. Info on how to piece crochet circles to create a rug that lies flat. Continue reading

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Crocheting rugs and travelling in Spain

Creating artworks in a tiny space can be challenging I am missing being able to access to an artist studio. I think that travel and creativity go hand in hand but space is tight. There is basically no desk/floor/wall space … Continue reading

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Hand-sewing a curtain for the bathroom, from reused fabric

Practical re-use of a lace dress and tatty shawl into a curtain using no-sew techniques and minimal hand stitching Continue reading

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How to crochet a ukulele cover; part three

The last stage of crocheting a ukulele case; Finishing. Sewing buttons, lacing straps and clipping D-rings. Continue reading

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Crocheting a ukulele cover; part two

The next step of crocheting a ukulele case; Making. How to crochet the body of a ukulele case. Continue reading

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Crocheting a ukulele cover

Planning; creating a ukulele cover with crochet. Designing and sketching before commencing the crochet. Continue reading

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How to piece together granny triangles

Putting together a series of crocheted triangles for a new pillowcase. Continue reading

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How to design your own granny square pillowcase

Designing a geometric treble stitch granny square pillow case. Uses a basic elmer square pattern. Continue reading

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Sewing a faux fur muff tutorial

 Sewing a faux fur muff, simple to follow tutorial Found a great tutorial for sewing a faux fur muff via Pinterest. You can find the link here at Ange Marsden’s Creative You! Here is a work in progress and a … Continue reading

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