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Yarn heart box

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If you want to use yarn to create an original work of art you can’t miss the following tutorial, as we’ll see how to make a heart frame out of yarn, which you can then use to decorate your home or to give as gifts. It’s a simple technique that you can later adapt to create decorations with other figures. Continue reading

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T-shirt yarn brooch decorated with beads

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Beads are the ideal complement to give a decorative touch to a garment made with t-shirt yarn since they give it color and texture. Today we’ll see how to make a t-shirt yarn brooch decorated with beads using the already famous recycled fabric rosettes. Continue reading

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Decorate a photo frame with t-shirt yarn and buttons

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In T-Shirt Yarn Blog we’ve already given you several ideas to decorate frames with recycled fabric. And we know that if you combine t-shirt yarn with other materials you can achieve a beautiful and original result. If you want to use those small strips of recycled fabric to decorate, check out this post and learn how to decorate a picture frame with t-shirt yarn and buttons. Continue reading

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How to make placemats with recycled fabric yo-yos

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By now surely you’ve already practiced how to make recycled fabric yo-yos and that is why we are going to share some projects for you to make. Today we’ll tell you how to create these charming placemats for the dining room or kitchen table using only yo-yos. This is a great project to use scraps of fabric or upcycle clothes you no longer wear. Continue reading

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Dyeing effects for fabric

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One of the benefits of using fabric for crafting is that you can change its appearance just by dyeing it, then you can use this modified piece in any of your projects. To give your work with recycled fabric a little bit of variety, today we’re going to show you some dyeing effects that you can apply to your fabrics. Continue reading

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T-shirt yarn toy for pets

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This homemade pet toy is perfect for entertaining our furry friends as no dog or cat (or really just about any pet) would resist playing with a soft object, which they can chew on and carry anywhere with ease.

Following the instructions that we give you below you’ll learn in an easy way how to make a toy for pets with t-shirt yarn. Continue reading