Tag Archives: crochet

thrift store doily curtains

More recycled doilies:

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Marisa Ramirez and her Soft Jewellery.

Recently, I discovered the delightful work of Marisa Ramirez.  It is so happy and playful that I asked Marisa if she would write something about herself and her work for my blog. Fortunately,  Marisa accepted but she writes in Spanish … Continue reading

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Doilies and Huipiles

 Doiley Bags for Produce Tutorial….. There are various outdoor markets here in Rome that sell second hand clothing and, if one is lucky, also sell second-hand linens including doilies or, as they’re called in Italian, “centrini” (“small centers” probably because … Continue reading

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On the road furniture

Knitted mobile cabinets by Beril Cicek When I saw Beril’s work featured on Treehugger, it was love at first sight.  Beril, a young Turkish designer studying in Milan, makes the most delightful portable knitted furniture + Beril’s website. Somehow related: … Continue reading

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