Tag Archives: crochet

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

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

How to make knitted vases

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Today we are going to show a beautiful, original, modern and perfect decoration for those who love flowers arrangements. Let’s make knitted vases with fabric to give warmth to your house or decorate recicled bottles to keep your flowers. It seems an ideal project for cold weather, and it truly is, in addition to achieving a delicate, beautiful and ecological utility for your home. Continue reading

Crochet step by step: double crochet

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Starting with a chain, today you’ll learn how to make the double crochet stitch, one of the foundations of crochet. With thick fabric and an XL crochet needle you can start practicing double crochet stitches, which can be started from a chain to make a square or rectangular fabric, or from a round base or magic ring for round fabrics. Continue reading

Loom, crochet, geometric: original carpet models

9cWe all know some models of carpets crocheted with t-shirt yarn, but there are many more designs and several ways to make them, as you have seen in our blog. This pink carpet of ywmyfz79 is a carpet model made with a loom that you can find in decoration shops and they are really beautiful. But if you are looking for an original carpet pattern there are many designs to see.
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How to make the “grain of corn” stitch

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Since we shared in our blog the work of Mielie many of you have asked us how to make the stitch called “grain of corn” with t-shirt yarn to make carpets, bags and other utilities or accessories. The original tutorial is a PDF so we are going to make a little introduction to it and then share the tutorial to make this beautiful and original stitch. Continue reading

Creando’s t-shirt yarn necklaces

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Our friends from the blog Creando have created very beautiful patterns of t-shirt yarn necklaces, in addition to other creations with recycled fabric such as baskets and other crafts that are worth appreciating. Our congratulations to the new page of Creando, where they offer handmade products and allow other artisans to promote their work. Continue reading

Rugs made of fabric and wool

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This work by Ristirasti is a good idea to make a colorful rug with a single color fabric, joining the strips with multicolored wool, but you can do it in reverse, using several colors of fabric with black, white or colored wool. This is a nice idea to make rugs out of recycled fabric in a fun way, combining colors of wool and fabric. Continue reading

Eilentein’s pet nest

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This is a special project for all of you who have a kitten that -like all the kittens- likes to sleep curled up in a nest of cushions or blankets. These images of the nest for pets made by Eilentein has gone around the world, because it’s a beautiful creation in t-shirt yarn and you can see at first sight that this kitten feels in paradise. Continue reading