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Ten Ways to Upcycle Your T-Shirt – Part 9 (tie it up)

The Penultimate post in the t-shirt upcycling series! Today will be a really quick upcycle and involve only a little bit of cutting, and no sewing to create a new look for your tired t-shirt! I found this on Pinterest when I was looking for ideas and really like how it looks! So using one… Continue reading Ten Ways to Upcycle Your T-Shirt – Part 9 (tie it up)

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Scrappy Yarn Pom Pom Tutorial

Ever wondered what you could make from all the scrappy yarn tails that you cut off at the end of a project. Instead of throwing them in the bin, or hoarding them in a massive bag (like me) not having a clue what to do with them. Why not make them into a scrappy yarn… Continue reading Scrappy Yarn Pom Pom Tutorial

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Ten Ways to Upcycle Your T-Shirt – Part 8 (cheat week)

Firstly let me say I hope you all had a great weekend? I went to see Incubus in Manchester on Saturday night - it was truly awesome. They played new stuff and some of the olds, and even a few covers! On Sunday we had a lazy morning -¬† vegan breakfast at Dough in the… Continue reading Ten Ways to Upcycle Your T-Shirt – Part 8 (cheat week)

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Ten Ways to Upcycle Your T-Shirt – Part 7

Remember I said to put the rest of the t-shirt aside that you didn't use last week? Today we are going to use the rest of the top to make some cute hair accessories! Supplies: T-Shirt remnant Thin elastic Sewing Machine Scissors Thread Tape Measure or Ruler Safety Pin Instructions: Cut a strip of fabric… Continue reading Ten Ways to Upcycle Your T-Shirt – Part 7

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The Impossible Project

A little while ago my mum gave me a vintage cross stitch table cloth that was my great grandads, it was really beautiful with hand cross stitched roses on it. The only problem was it was covered and I mean covered with stains. It was heart break seeing such an amazing piece in such a… Continue reading The Impossible Project

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Ten Ways to Upcycle Your T-shirt – part 6

This weekend I've been trying out macram√© with some of my factory fabric offcuts. I usually make weaves with them but found this just as relaxing and pleasing to the eye. What makes them so great too, is that you only need three things to make a finished wall-hanging. Supplies: Old t-shirt Scissors or rotary… Continue reading Ten Ways to Upcycle Your T-shirt – part 6

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6 Ways to Upcycle Your Clothes

So you have a tired looking t-shirt or pair of jeans, you love them to bits and don't want to say good bye to but you have no idea what to do with them? Don't worry below I have shared some ideas that you could use to transfer onto any type of clothing to help… Continue reading 6 Ways to Upcycle Your Clothes