November 29th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe
We love recycled felt around here! It comes in a rainbow of colors, diverts plastic waste from the landfill, and is just a joy to cut, glue, and sew. Do you need some craft ideas for your stash of recycled felt? We've got you covered with these 10 projects!
November 10th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe
Fused plastic fabric diverts waste from the landfill, but is it green? Let's weigh the pros and cons!
October 6th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe
Check out how I repaired my old mannequin to give it a brand new life with just a few simple supplies!
October 1st, 2012 | by Julie Finn
Want a re-usable cloth bag that's branded with what YOU like, sized and shaped like a conventional plastic bag but stretchy, so that you can fill it even fuller?
Okay, and do you want to make it WITHOUT sewing?
You won't have to sew a stitch to make these grocery bags out of your favorite old T-shirts
September 25th, 2012 | by Julie Finn
Need a gift bag, or a box of exactly a certain size?
Check out my personal collection of my favorite templates and patterns for DIY bags and boxes of all shapes and sizes, along with my suggestions for what recycled or scrap materials would be best to make each from.
September 11th, 2012 | by Julie Finn
For my partner's 35th birthday, I made him a Star Wars T-shirt quilt in a log cabin style, pieced together with complementary fabrics from my fabric stash
September 4th, 2012 | by Julie Finn
For our upcoming trip to Walt Disney World, I sewed my two daughters matching dresses from one vintage Snow White-themed flat bed sheet
August 29th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe
It's still sweltering here in Atlanta during the day, but we've had some nice cool mornings and evenings lately. Fall is in the air, and this light, cozy t-shirt scarf is just right for those cool-but-not-cold times of day
August 1st, 2012 | by Becky Striepe
Instead of buying your next dog bed at the store, you can sew your own using an old sheet set or one you find at the thrift store!
July 2nd, 2012 | by Julie Finn
Read on for six projects designed to make perfect use of a single upcycled flat sheet