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Recycled Sweater Softie

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Toy
Sizing Children
Style Funky, Eco-Friendly, Whimsical, Cute
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What materials did you use? Old sweaters, t-shirts and recycled cloth, poly stuffing, DMC thread. Scissors, needle, pins, sewing machine.

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What are you most proud of? How whimsical and full of personality my creation seems to have!!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Make sure to sample sew your materials first, to see if they will give when stuffing. Also, having fray check on hand helps reduce the unraveling old knit sweater sometimes do.

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Thanks for posting Bairbre! Can't wait to make one- with lots of personality !!

08/26/2011 Flag

love it how cute these things are they make a great gift and u can make some to decorate for the holidays

10/13/2011 Flag

we all get sweaters we rather not wear from

10/13/2011 Flag