Author Archives: Sue

Amigurumi: 2-needle t-shirt yarn lambs

herringbone-foldover-clutch1

These nice t-shirt yarn lambs are not woven like conventional amigurumis, because first you´ll have to make a flat fabric with garter stitches made with two needles and then sew them and fill them to form the dolls to decorate or for the children to play. Continue reading

3 XL patterns to decorate with t-shirt yarn

flor-crochet

I love the crochet flower tablecloths (shown in the cover photo) because they protect the table well and are perfect for decorating. Depending on its size we can use them as cup holders or just give them a simply decorative use.

Today we’ll see 3 tutorials (step by step) to make these t-shirt yarn ornaments: crochet little flowers, a hanging pot holder for pots or flowers and a pretty woven crown, an idea to take into account for Christmas because crochet crowns can be decorated with different ornaments. Continue reading

Inspiration: models of recycled fabric carpets

3a

In our blog we have shared many techniques to make t-shirt yarn and recycled fabric carpets, but they’re all so beautiful that it’s hard to decide on one model or another so today we’ll see models of XL carpets to inspire us and choose the one we like the most. Continue reading

Video: crochet bracelets with fabric and thread

With this craftychica video tutorial we’ll learn how to make these crochet bracelets with recycled fabric and thread. A perfect project for those who like colorful and cheerful costume jewelery, with a detailed step by step, very easy to follow.

If you want to find the best T-shirt yarn for your projects check out our virtual store

T-shirtyarn.com is a web with a great variety of T-shirt yarn

If you liked this post give it a Like and subscribe to our Newsletter!

Thanks Craftychica

T-shirt yarn Halloween projects

o

Today we are going to share with you a crochet pumpkin woven with t-shirt yarn, crafts for children with recycled fabric and more projects to prepare in advance to enjoy Halloween with our children. We’ll see these ideas to make a special celebration and decorate the house so that the little ones have fun and spend an unforgettable night of “Trick or Treat”. Continue reading

Funny models of recycled fabric caps

Sin-nombre

Today we’ll see several models of caps made with recycled fabric, some made with crochet and others made with the wrapped rope method (the technique with which fabric and rope baskets are made). They are all different hats, fun and original accessories made with recycled fabric. Continue reading

How to sew a perfect braid rug

Y9lQ45ytUL8

By combining different colors and making simple 3 strips braids we can create easy carpets with t-shirt yarn. The way to join the braids is to spirally sew them and if we do it neatly with a sewing machine or by hand we can achieve beautiful handmade carpets with a perfect finish. Continue reading

Step by step grid bag by Dedri Uys

patron-bolso-crochet-trapillo

Dedri Uys has created these beautiful and colorful XL crochet handbags and very kindly shares the step by step to make them. It’s a very original design of a grid bag, decorated with a woven flower. Let’s see where to find the tutorial to follow the step by step and make our own recycled fabric bag. Continue reading