How to Break Down Jeans for Crafting and Storage (Crafting a Green World)
Spread the love: About once in a blue moon, someone will give me just a giant amount of blue jeans, like an entire Rubbermaid bin’s worth. Now, I craft with old denim pretty often, but I can’t
Lace Up Sweatshirt Refashion | Merrick's Art
The lace up trend popped up early last year and instantly grabbed my attention. I love the detail it adds to a simple piece. I'm all about basics with a little twist, so this trend is right up my alley. I added it to this shift dress here, and this time I added to a basic sweatshirt.
Saturday Project: Tote Bags
I always seem to need a new tote bag. For taking things to the beach or pool, to carrying around home school books for doing school at the park, to grocery shopping, there seems to be no end to my …
Plaid to Perfection ~ Coral
A cute combo of colors! Dark Navy on top, coral middle and plaid on the bottom! True to size w/a looser fit. Model is 5'5'' a size 0 wearing a small. If you're in between sizes order down. Small 0-4 Medium 6-8 Large 10-12 Material: 96% Poly 4% Spandex
Felted Sweater Socks Tutorial
Today marked the first launch of a Q&A style column I'm calling I'll-Ask-A-Crafter (get it, Alaska Crafter : I'll-Ask-A Crafter - yes, I know I'm a dork). And the first two questions I answered were about sweater socks and crocheting boyfriends- what fun! In the article I explain how to make these socks- super-quick felted footwear for lounging around the house. I originally posted about these socks over at the Craft Addicts page. Then I wanted to make a second pair and make them long enough…
Women's upcycled, repurposed, hooded tunic, boho chic, funky, shabby chic, medium to large
Cute "Abercrombie & Fitch" hoodie converted to a shabby tunic. Great distressed typography across bodice and left sleeve. Colors are pale pink and grey. All fabrics used are pre-loved and recycled. Used hems from original garments or serged/stitched cut edges to prevent fraying. Size is medium/large. Measurements are: --shoulders 16" --bust is 38" stretching to 44" --hangs free from bust --length from shoulder is 35"