I am a Reborn Doll Artist - Reborns are Life Like Baby Dolls. They are considered art. I have Reborns in 8 countries at this time and well over half of the United States.
For more information you may e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit my facebook page - Pittypats Reborn Nursery
Monday, September 5, 2011
My First Official Upcycle
I am sure I have been "upcycling" for ever, but never even realized it. Today I specifically set out to take one shirt and not waste a single stitch of it. I succeeded! I made a cute pillow cover from everything except the sleeves and I didn't let those go to waste either! It took me all of 5 seconds to come up with an idea for them. I knew I had a couple of old clear vases under the sink that haven't seen the light of day in years. I just spray painted them the olive green and then sewed up the sides to make little slipcovers to dress them up. I am in the process of decorating my "new" sewing/craft room and my dominant colors are black licorice, chocolate, olive and sea breeze blue. (Colors sound so much prettier with edible names, don't they?)