Fabric upcycle: make a chicken door stop
September 11, 2014 – 5:55 am | No Comment

To make this chicken door stop I used the template kindly offered by Bake and Sew. I adjusted the sizes in mine to make it a little larger by adding 4 cm on each …

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Fabric upcycle: what you can make from an old dress

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I love to find a new purpose from all things. My favourite materials to transform are cardboard boxes, newspapers and magazines, and fabric. These projects are the result of me not fitting so well into two old dresses that I loved. A long sleeveless denim dress and a summer stripy dress.

A denim Cushion.


Three chicken door stoppers, they were very welcome Christmas presents for family and friends.


A door draft stopper, another thrifty Christmas gift.


An apron, also to be given to someone as a gift.


A heart lavender sachet, this one I kept for myself.


A holder for all my pegs.


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