Tag Archives: Crochet projects

UP-CYCLED YARN PROJECTS REPORT

I don’t have a great deal of time to post this week so I thought I would show some of the things that we have crafted this year using re-claimed yarn from old sweaters. In the past I have made … Continue reading

Posted in New Life for Sweater Yarn | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

UP-CYCLED PRODUCE BAG SKEIN KEEPER

Although I have been unraveling sweaters that I bought on clearance, I had a project earlier this year that required so much yarn that I had to resort to the standard skein. I had a relative getting married, and I … Continue reading

Posted in New Purpose for Misc. Items | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

UNRAVELING SWEATERS

To start with, let me explain my absence from my blog –I am cleaning my garage!   Great googly-moogly, what a mess! It seems to be the collection point for things that no one knows what else to do with.  I … Continue reading

Posted in New Life for Sweater Yarn | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

LOOKING FOR SWEATERS

I am in the middle of a couple of fairly heavy work weeks right now and really don’t have much time to blog, but I wanted do a quick posting on gathering sweaters. Since many of my projects involve the … Continue reading

Posted in New Life for Sweater Yarn, New Life for Wool Garments | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

RECYCLED YARN BOOT CUFFS

This is another one of the gifts that I made for my children for Christmas  -this time for my daughters. Boot cuffs are the current fashion trend for dressing up tall boots and, as they are quick and easy to … Continue reading

Posted in New Life for Sweater Yarn | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

PLARN PURSE

As a new year begins, I would like to take a moment to thank all those who followed this blog and left comments last year. My purpose in writing this blog is to share the different ways I have discovered … Continue reading

Posted in New Life for Plastic Lids, New Life for Plastic Shopping Bags | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

PLARN LAUNDRY BASKET

Of all the items that I have worked with while recycling, the one that has offered me the greatest versatility without requiring additional cosmetic or support materials is definitely the lowly plastic shopping bag. Fused together with other bags and … Continue reading

Posted in New Life for Plastic Shopping Bags | Tagged , , | 40 Comments