Monthly Archives: September 2013

Homemade loom for T-Shirt yarn

Homemade loom for T-Shirt yarn

Today we are going to show you how to make a homemade loom to work with T-Shirt yarn, an ideal implement to make a variety of woven accessories.

With this loom you will be able to make scarfs, rugs, mats and other fabric crafts; this is possible because you can vary the measure of the loom to adjust it.

This is a very good idea to keep in mind when you are going to knit with T-Shirt yarn, because it is very easy. Continue reading

T-Shirt yarn braided rugs

T-Shirt yarn braided rugs

T-Shirt yarn braided rugs are very simple to make and can be sewn by hand or with a sewing machine. And if we combine colors and is neatly sewn, the result is a beautiful handmade rug as we see in the image.

To make a T-shirt yarn braided rug you only need two things: T-Shirt yarn and time to braid and sew with patience and enthusiasm. Thus you can achieve a handmade rug for your home, more beautiful than rugs in the stores. Let’s see how to do it… Continue reading

Renovate shirts with recycled fabric

Renovate shirts with recycled fabric

Recycle, Reuse, Renew. The season of change is coming and old clothes have several destinations: back to the washing machine and then to the closet, to be donated, or to the recycling basket. It`s really difficult for all of us to throw away our most beloved clothes, so a good option is to give them a second chance.

Fortunately, recycling has become a fashion -which does not mean it is not also environmental awareness- so, why not take these good ideas to renovate shirts with recycled fabric? Continue reading