Radical Self-Reliance: Fused plastic grocery bag vest

March 28, 2013 at 8:46 pm
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Apparently this was made by laser-cutting fused plastic grocery bags.  I think you could totally do something similar with shopping bags, a hair dryer, and fine knife. From Craftster

Radical Self Reliance: Chunky knitwear

February 5, 2013 at 10:26 pm
vogue knitting 2005 shopping tunic wenlan chia cover

Yeah so there’s no way I can knit the stuff I posted yesterday.  However the big chunkiness reminded me of one of my favourite designers of knitting patterns, Wenlan Chia.  Perfect for a winter rave on top of a ski hill.  I’ve made a couple of her pieces and they turned out well.  Eventually I’ll actually get my act together and photograph all my stuff.  I’m just camera shy.  I wish I could afford her […]