Category Archives: Upcycling

Paying it forward, part 2

With the bracelets, I had used up nearly all the pretty front part of my old, beloved tshirt. For some time, I kept wondering what I should do with all the fabric of the back part which was left over … Continue reading

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Paying it forward, part 1

One of the things I’ll use for the PIF for SURE are fabric bracelets. The original idea I found on the internet was to use waterbottles, and lots of duct tape to make the ring stable and then wrap fabric … Continue reading

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Pay it forward 2013

Some day, I guess around mid-January, this posting appeard on my facebook newsfeed: Pay it Forward 2013 I promise to make something handmade for the first 5 people that comment on this post AND repost it on their own status. … Continue reading

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New Ing: Upcycling!

I started to try some easy upcycling methods just before Christmas. Having seen some interesting and lovely pieces of handicraft, I decided to try sewing a grocery bag out of an old tshirt, fixed a small hole in a knitted … Continue reading

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