Category Archives for Upcycling

Upcycling for school lunch bags

For the past three months I’ve been carrying around the idea for this project, being put off by the idea of a ‘spot clean only’ lunch bag for the boys’ packed lunches. Despite leaving it to the very last minute … Continue reading

05. September 2012 by Roze
Categories: Learning to sew, making things for those you love, sewing, Upcycling | 6 comments

Upcycling Granny’s Tee shirts

This was a good project, even though we didn’t end up with the rug that the instructions promised (I think the warp may have been too loose to begin with and then too tight to end with), George now has … Continue reading

03. August 2012 by Roze
Categories: craft for kids, Learning a new skill, recycling, Upcycling | Leave a comment

Upcycling baby bodysuits/onesies

I dusted off the sewing machine this morning to have a go at these tree decorations. It’s a nice way to re-use old baby clothes that are too sentimental to give away. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on … Continue reading

10. December 2011 by Roze
Categories: Christmas decorations, sewing, Upcycling | 2 comments