meloentas haakpatroon -melonbag crochetpattern
Na mijn meloenslinger , had ik nog een ander fruitig ideetje; een meloentasje! Het patroon van de tas kun je hier terugvinden: klik,klik! *************** After my melonbunting, I had another fruity idea; a little melonbag! This bag makes me very happy, and I thought it would make you happy too! The pattern can be found here: click,click! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
DIY Produce Bag (full tutorial)
Greetings fellow foodie's! I have an awesome, quick, fun sew for you today! Shop at the farmers market often? Buy a ton of produce and HATE the plastic bags you end up throwing away? Recycling and reusing enthusiast? If you answered yes to any of the above I have the perfect project for you! DIY produce bags! These bags are great! Your produce looks so stylish in your grocery cart when it's put into a super cute bag of it's own (and we all know how important that is). You won't have any…
Over the past few weeks me and my friend Carolyn have been trying our best to find a way to recycle all the carrier bags we've collected by weaving them into baskets. With no prior weaving experience I got some inspiration from fellow blogger Michelle of Conserve Plastic Bags. In one of her posts she suggested coiling the plastic bags and provided a link to nativetech.org, a fantastic website with detailed instructions on Native American weaving techniques. This is how I transferred those…
Elisa’s Nest Tote | Purl Soho
This pretty tote bag was designed by Elisa, an Italian knitter and blogger who saw the Climbing Trellis Lace Pattern here on the Purl Bee. She calls it her "No More Plastic Bag, Thank You!" It is a fast knit that takes only a few hours to complete. Elisa's Nest Tote can be made from just about any cotton yarn (linen or hemp yarn work nicely, too). The stretchy lace stitch makes this bag practical and quite durable. We would choose this dainty and durable tote over a plastic bag any day!
Apricot Market Bag - Free Crochet Pattern for a Shopping Bag
Easy crochet pattern for crochet string market bag. Pattern is a written instruction with close up photos of crochet stitch pattern.
Crush of the Week - Think Pink Features |
Ready for some inspiration! It’s time to check out the features from last week’s Think Pink Sunday party! My heart just goes pitter patter over this little Liberty Fabric Sewing Machine Art from Mad For Fabric. I need it in my life – and in my sewing room! Here’s another amazing refashion from Life is ... Read More about Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features
DIY Reusable Produce Bags
I meant to post this on Monday for Earth Day, but life happens, right? (Besides, every day is a good day to become better caretakers of this precious earth we enjoy!) Most of us by now have a decent stash of cloth grocery bags for packing up our groceries at the check-out, but still rely on the plastic produce bags for small fruits and veggies. These easy homemade reusable produce bags are a simple way to reduce the amount of trash your family generates. I made 8 bags in less than an hour…