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By Garth Johnson

Artists and crafters have regularly been recyclers, yet for plenty of, it has not just turn into a thrifty selection, it has turn into an ethical critical. a thousand principles for artistic Reuse includes a innovative number of the main artistic paintings being made with re-used, upcycled, and already current fabrics. The paintings during this publication levels from shrewdpermanent and humble own add-ons to specified and demanding large-scale artistic endeavors, together with paper paintings, type, jewellery, housewares, interiors, and installations.

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5) cm] from beg. Sleeve cap: Sl st over 4 V-sts, work to last 4 V-sts, turn, leave rem sts unworked—28 (30, 32, 34) V-sts. A keyhole neckline opening closes with a chain loop around a rhinestone button. Dec 1 st each edge every row 20 times. Fasten off. finishing 1. Sew shoulder seams. 2. Mark center of sleeve cap, pin center of sleeve to shoulder seam, pin underarms in place, sew in sleeve, easing in to fit. 3. Sew underarm seams. 4. Work neck border. 5. Sew on button. 6. Weave in ends using a tapestry needle.

Fasten off. right front Work as for left front, reversing armhole and neck shaping. sleeves Make 2. Foundation row: With 6/G hook, ch 33 (39, 44, 50). Work in sc on 32 (38, 43, 49) sts for 5 rows. Change to patt as for back for 2 rows. 3 cm) from beg, ending with row 2, turn. ribbon-yarn jacket 29 First increase row (on patt row 3): Ch 5 (counts as dc, ch 1), work [1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc] in same sp forming new CL, work patt as established to end of row, work [1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc] in top of tch (full CL made), turn—5 (6, 7, 8) full CL on patt row 3 instead of 4 (5, 6, 7) CL and one half CL each side.

Row 5: Rep row 2, fasten off. Several rows of single crochet stabilize the neckline, sleeve ends, and button bands. ribbon-yarn jacket 31 ሦ ሦ metallic tunic This light-as-a-feather tunic is great for holiday parties or a special occasion. Layer it over a tank or camisole and pair it with a long skirt or pants for an elegant look. The easy stitch pattern creates an open-work fabric that is quick and easy to crochet. 2) cm] metallic tunic 33 ሏ notes 1. To dec V-st, on first row, work only 1 dc in V, omit ch 2 and second dc.

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