Category Archives: recycled/upcycled

Vintage Earrings inspire Freeform Crochet Bag….

Earlier this year (Feb 2017) I was contacted, through Etsy, by a lovely lady who asked me if I’d be willing to create a freeform handbag for her incorporating her collection of vintage earrings. As a rule, I don’t usually … Continue reading

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My re-purposed Freeform Crochet Coat…

So, continuing with my personal commitment to complete UFO’s & work on new projects that have been sitting on the back-burner for far too long, I took a good hard look at this Freeform Crochet Coat that I created in … Continue reading

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The Alice Beanie Fest 2010

I’m a bit late posting this year – why is time whizzing by at such breakneck speed? So…. it’s that time of year again when all the beanie nuts come out of the woodwork to show off their creations at … Continue reading

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Amy – How A Felted Jumper Becomes A Handbag – E-book Tutorial

~ This E-book Tutorial (12 pages) is available as PDF downloads from this blog & on Ravelry, Etsy & Zibbet ~ Reclaim that old woollen jumper & turn it into a stylish handbag It’s easy to become excited about this … Continue reading

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