October 24, 2017

Making a t-shirt rug

I made a braided rug out of the t-shirt scraps left over from my t-shirt quilt project (which I haven’t finished yet).  The process is pretty simple. First, make long strips of fabric.  The strips are knotted together to make balls of ribbon.  Then you take three strips and braid them together, making a long rope.  You can either keep going or put a clothes pin at the end and start sewing the rug together, to test the length. (more…)

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