Upcycled Accessories: 25 Projects Using Repurposed Plastic

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Fused and Re-used

Whether you're a sewing enthusiast or an eco-superhero, Upcycled Accessories shows you how to upcycle disposable products into fashionable must-haves! Learn the basics of fusing plastic, then sew together colorful wallets, personalized journals and collaged tote bags. Finally, incorporate creative embellishing techniques to whip up one-of-a-kind plastic ...

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Overview

Fused and Re-used

Whether you're a sewing enthusiast or an eco-superhero, Upcycled Accessories shows you how to upcycle disposable products into fashionable must-haves! Learn the basics of fusing plastic, then sew together colorful wallets, personalized journals and collaged tote bags. Finally, incorporate creative embellishing techniques to whip up one-of-a-kind plastic projects!

Upcycled Accessories features:

  • 25 funky fused-plastic projects for all experience levels that use inexpensive, readily available materials
  • Embellishing techniques for incorporating crayon shavings, permanent markers, fabric appliqué and much more
  • Tips for incorporating more than just left-over shopping bags&#151everything from food packages to tablecloths can be upcycled!
Fuse. Sew. Help save the planet!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781600619953
  • Publisher: F & W Media Inc
  • Publication date: 6/17/2010
  • Pages: 130
  • Sales rank: 1,228,977
  • Product dimensions: 8.12 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Tracie Lampe is a self-taught mixed-media artist and fiber artist/vendor. Her work has been featured in Artist Trading Card Workshop as well as Interactive Art Workshop. Tracie has been teaching at ArtFiberFest for four years and sells her handspun fibers through Etsy and at the Renegade Craft Fair.

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