Category Archives: Repurpose

Odds and Ends

This past weekend, my husband and I drove up to Wisconsin for a weekend away.  I had hoped we’d see plenty of fabulous fall colors I could share.  Unfortunately, Wisconsin is suffering from the same drought we have here in … Continue reading

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Working Small

I’ve been trying some new things to work on that I could do easily and fairly quick. Right, haha. I had seen some crochet and bead earrings online I wanted to try.  I used the same Aunt Lydia’s variegated cotton … Continue reading

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Finishing the Panels

Last week I showed you two large panels I made using scraps.  Since then I created three more. One long panel.   Two short ones. Here they are laid out on the floor.   Here’s the final project.   So, … Continue reading

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Creating Panels for a New Project

I had such a good time using my scraps and embellishments for my coupon case, I decided to do a larger project using panels.  And using up more of my scraps. Here is the first large panel.  I started on … Continue reading

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4th Quarter Challenge 2016

Like everyone else I have a ton of scraps, threads, cut offs, etc.  I finally got around to organizing them somewhat into like piles.  As you see I had a lot to choose form. The first pic is a tub … Continue reading

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Easing into the Third Quarter Challenge

I’m working on some projects for the Third Quarter Challenge, but had completed this project earlier which also falls into the Second Quarter Challenge. While going through some old craft boxes, I found a piece of crochet I did many, … Continue reading

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Resurrecting Silk Paper Bowl

Last month I wrote about doing more experiments with UFOs and my silk paper bowl disaster.  https://feltingandfiberstudio.com/2016/06/20/more-experiments-with-ufos/ Fortunately, Lyn suggested I try Ruth’s Felt Scrap Bowl method.  https://feltingandfiberstudio.com/2011/12/11/felt-scrap-bowl-tutorial/ I was hesitant at first because it required free motion stitching. Something … Continue reading

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