Category Archives: up-cycle

Sewing for Little Bit

I’ve been sewing like made to get things ready for our trip.  I made two small Peek-A-Boo bags today to hold a couple of toys for the plane ride. Little Bit picked out the lady bug fabric himself. :)  I’d … Continue reading

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Travel Things

We are getting ready to take a very long flight and I’ve been making little things for Little Bit to have for the trip. I had a little fabric left from making Little Bit’s napkins and table cloth that I’d … Continue reading

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Busy Busy Busy!

I know I haven’t done a real update in weeks…sorry.  I’ve been up to my eyeballs in Astronomy, Environmental Health, and Biology… my university courses for this semester.  Papers, tests, and now midterms. Ugh! I have managed to get a … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Sweater

Totally Kids Times wrote a sweet little piece titled Yesterday’s Sweater which showcased items made from upcycled sweaters!   I’m very honored that they included a couple of my hats!  Thanks Totally Kids Times! I wanted to share a How To … Continue reading

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The Week in Wool – 5

Not much wool this week, I’ve been crocheting like mad though. I did finished a little stuffed bunny made from upcycled cashmere and one purple cashmere hat. I think she has the sweetest little face. :)  She’s made from the … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Bunny

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Week in Wool – 4 Owl Plushies

Sorry… I’m running a little late with this.  We’ve all been sick for a week and Little Bit has had it pretty bad with double ear infections. This week I finished 4 owl plushies I’ve been working on for about … Continue reading

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The Week in Wool – 2

Here are this weeks recycled wool and cashmere sweater projects. These two black cashmere hats are 3-6 month sized, each with a small appliqued lambswool star, pink and blue respectively. This ManiMina Elfin Earflap Hat is hot pink wool/angora blend … Continue reading

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More Pointy Hats!

I finished up a couple more upcycled sweater hats over the weekend! I’m not really a pink person, but this pink stripe really spoke to me. I think it would be perfect for Valentine’s Day or spring pictures in a … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Funky Fun Hat

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