Author Archives: Sue

Video: easy carpet with fabric strips in “accordion”

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Seeing this handmade decorative accessory finished, no one would say that it’s easy to make this carpet, however, if you watch the video showing the step by step you’ll notice that not only it’s simple but you can do it without any costs using recycled fabrics or that you can simplify the work using a variety of colors of t-shirt yarn. Continue reading

How to make a knitted belt with recycled fabric

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With a simple step by step to make a woven belt today you’ll be inspired to create this beautiful accessory with t-shirt yarn and buttons. This model of belt is super modern and looks very nice and each one of you can make it with the colors and buttons of your preference. Without a doubt it’s a t-shirt yarn belt with a lot of personality. Continue reading

Inspiration to make t-shirt yarn necklaces

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T-shirt yarn necklaces are a modern complement and because of its beauty and originality have become very popular, and the use of t-shirt yarn has a very important benefit for the environment because anyone is able to recycle fabrics or use surplus textiles in the creation of costume jewelry. Continue reading

How to make the embroidered stitch with recycled fabric

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With this stitch and recycled fabric you can make carpets, tapestries and cushions as we have shown you previously in the article Stitch to embroider with T-Shirt yarn. And today you’ll learn to do it thanks to this beautiful work that shares Newlifenewpurpose where with an admirable patience, a very neat technique and great manual talent have completed stitch by stitch a fantastic carpet, tightly woven, ideal to give warmth to the environments in winter. Continue reading

T-shirt yarn knitted beanies

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In autumn, with the start of the cold weather -or just for fun- we begin to think about the family members who need coats and hats, because we like to knit and that way we can create handmade garments to give them with the affection that we put in the hours of knitting. One of the accessories we most use in the cold weather are beanies and as usual in this blog we think in t-shirt yarn knitted beanies. Continue reading

T-shirt yarn with special fabric

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The new T-shirt yarn with special fabric are rolls made of subtle and light fabrics such as tulle, panty, gauze or netlets; ideal for fine and delicate craft creations or projects in which you need to use a different, special fabric.

These new recycled fabric rolls come with 130 to 150 meters of fabric and have an ethereal texture, perfect for original and personalized creations made with recycled fabric.

Check out what a beautiful look, texture and colors have the new rolls of T-shirt yarn with special fabrics by clicking on this link to our online store.

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Art at home with recycled fabric

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Let your creativity suggest new ways to use recycled fabric into other elements or create art with fabric. On the cover you see a plate made with a disc wrapped with t-shirt yarn and this idea shows that not only handbags, rugs or fabrics can be made using strips of fabric. Let’s try then to express your ideas, have fun and make art at home with textile surpluses. Continue reading

Ideas to decorate t-shirt yarn accessories

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Adding details allows us to customize t-shirt yarn accessories, whether carpets, baskets, crochet handbags and everything you want to create with recycled fabric. Today you´ll see ideas for decorating accessories made in crochet, braided or with other techniques. Continue reading