Wednesday Womblings: Trash to treasure

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Well hello there! I have been away from my fabrics for a few Wednesdays, volunteering at a livery stables in Valencia (because why the hell not?), but here I am, returned all safe and sound to the land of rain, greenery, and more rain. Love it 🙂

This week I thought I’d show you how I use up the majority of my scrap fabrics: banners. Bits of clothing, old scarves, lace and trims from either clothing or other people’s fabric stashes (I find that when clearing out craft clutter, it’s often the scrappy ribbons and edgings that are the first to hit the “Leave” pile).  

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Upcycled snuggly patchwork blanket

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In the spirit of clearing out clutter and making our house all nice for Christmas, I finally (about four years after I stashed them there) pulled out the pile of old/outgrown/accidentally felted woollen jumpers from under my desk. So snuggly, and so useless, and so bulky – ugh. I cut them into large squares, along with a couple of charity shop scarves I’d got

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