Tag Archives: Knitting 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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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WEAVING A FREE HAT ON THE HOME-MADE LOOM

As I mentioned in the article I originally wrote on making and using the loom, I did have a little bit of yarn left over that I thought would be enough to make another baby hat. I could have made … Continue reading

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UPDATE ON THE SMALL, LOOMED, SWEATER-PURSE

When I made the small drawstring-purse on my home-made loom, I cannot say that I was overly impressed with how it looked. It was wonderfully soft to touch (it was made with chenille yarn!), but it was still kind of … Continue reading

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