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Creative ideas to recycle jeans

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Recycling denim is an excellent idea, because it always looks good, is modern and can be reformed in a thousand ways both to make decorations and to create utilities for home.

In my case I’ve chosen a fantastic idea to recycle several jeans that I have at home: I’m going to make a curtain with pockets for my daughter’s bedroom. It’s one of the most beautiful ideas I’ve seen and it’s very useful, because inside the pockets of the curtain you can store small objects that teenagers leave scattered everywhere. In addition to this, today you’ll see more ideas to recycle that beautiful and resistant fabric: denim. Continue reading

Furniture made with recycled fabric

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This chair made with recycled T-shirt fabric is a sample of the modern and ecological furniture designs that are made through textile recycling. Reusing fabrics is a tendency of environmental friendly decoration that every day gains more adepts, because you can achieve furniture of great beauty without using new resources and contribute to minimize textile waste. Continue reading

How to make dolls using socks

How to make dolls using socks

Reusing socks is another way of textile recycling with which you can create an adorable project: make dolls to your kids. Using recycled socks you can create dolls with the form of cats, dogs, rabbits, penguins and a large list of other animals and characters. Continue reading

T-shirt yarn + recycled materials

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You can combine T-hirt yarn or recycled fabric with various kinds of recycled materials like wool, thread remnants and plastic bottles; because the main idea is to make ecological crafts to decorate our house and/or create functional objects to use in our daily life.

Today we are going to show you how to combine T-shirt yarn with recycled materials and some other ideas to add ecological materials to your textile designs. Continue reading