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Help me save 2500kg of textile waste from going to landfill [and a great cardigan pattern]

I sew A. LOT. and although I would like to say it was, by no stretch of the imagination is everything I make up-cycled, zero waste or otherwise sustainable or eco-conscious. ¬†There are some occasions though, where it just makes sense to take the eco option. Picture this: You are shopping for sweater knits. You…

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How to Sew $3 Rash Vests for Kids [Free Pattern]

Well I promised it weeks ago, and finally here it is! The long-awaited rash vest post. If you are sewing up some swimwear for your kids you might want to check out my other kids swimwear posts:¬†Sew‚Ķ Some Stretchy Swimming caps [FREE Pattern],¬†Are freezer paper stencils possible on Lycra/Spandex??, and¬†Super Summer Swim Bottoms [FREE Pattern].…

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Zero Waste Home Sewing [an experiment]

If you get our weekly newsletter or follow me on Instagram you will have noticed a very definite ‘Zero Waste’ trend this last week. It all started last week when I first saw a video from Zero Waste Fashion label Tonle. This is their Kickstarter Video https://ksr-video.imgix.net/projects/1402319/video-455305-h264_high.mp4   I just loved this concept and couldn’t…