Crochet Necklace Irish Crochet Lace Butterfly in Fine Thread

November 24th, 2011 - 

 

Ten years ago I simply could not understand my mother’s passion for lace and pearls. But I think these two comes with the age. I am more and more attracted to laces like these. And I also love their colors. Two fine stitched crochet I-cords hold this necklace around the neck and attach with an antique copper finished toggle (more…)

Aluminum pull tab transformed into a must have accessory for fall

July 7th, 2011 - 
 

Based in San Francisco and Brazil, Escama Studio makes beautiful recycled fashion accessories using crochet and recycled aluminum pull-tabs. Made from 100% recycled materials, these accesorries are perfect for days when you want to be shiny, go out and you don’t have much to carry out.
Some of the pieces below can have even more than 700 Aluminum pull tab pieces that are crocheted. They have zip closure and they are handmade products made in Brazil. You can find purses, bags, belts, bracelets or
necklaces, all made in the same technique, here. First, the Aluminum pull tabs are washed and clean and dried in the sun. Then, the workers of Escama Studio are starting to put pieces together: the Aluminum pull tab pieces are crocheted. See the how is made movie below. Via here.