Upcycle How-To: Holey Sweater Hats, Batman!
It's a fact that one of the best ways to keep warm is to cover your head. Unfortunately two other things are also usually true by this time in the winter. I've gotten bored with my current hats, and I've managed to ruin one of my favorite sweaters. Here is a simple sewing "How-To" to turn a holey sweater into two fun new hats. Roughly cut up the sweater into useful pieces for both hats like this: Now we're ready to start on Hat #1. So far this has been described by onlookers as…
How to Recycle a Whole Sweater from Posed Perfection. This post shows how to make 8 projects from 1 recycled sweater: Sweater Cuff Bracelet Orange Sweater Neck Warmer Sweater Pumpkin Vase Sweater Headband Sweater Embroidery Hoop Pumpkin Sweater Dollar Store Vase Sweater Lumbar Pillow Sweater Stuffed Pumpkins
I've taken hiatuses from my blog before, but I'm pretty sure that eight months is the longest it's lain silent. A friend asked me if she should hope for any future posts and I told her that I just wasn't sure. Life these past few years or so had been one transition piled on top of another and I just didn't seem to have the same inspiration. Perhaps my children were my muses? And still in the midst of processing life transitions: moving to another city, launching four children from our Jordan…
Sophie Digard Fleurs de Peau Necklace
Hand crocheted in Linen. New longer size has just arrived! 75cm long (29") French designer Sophie Digard creates artworks that beg to be touched - curious crocheted flowers velvety with soft buds, each leaf and petal crocheted individually. Her extensive colour palette - each hue is made up of sixty threads in merino, mohair, and velvet - gives rich, intense individual tones and makes each item unrepeatable. Just exquisite. Sophie Digard Necklaces are not returnable.
Burlap and Succulents: Christmas Entertaining and Holiday Gifts -
Burlap and Succulents: Christmas Entertaining and Holiday Gifts. Bring cheer to your home with our customizable dinnerware, stockings & holiday gift tags.
Add a personal touch to the age-old holiday tradition of hanging stockings by making your own this year. Transform worn wool blankets into oversize stockings using our template. If your blanket is striped or plaid, be sure that the pattern on both sides of the stocking match up. And if your blanket has a fringe, line it up with the top of the stocking pattern so it will become the edge of the cuff.