Category Archives: Accessories / Accesorios ·

Yo-Yo

These easy and fun to make gathered fabric circles became popular at the same time as the arrival to the United States of the toy yo-yo from the Philippines in the 1930’s. Many people made quilts from them but this

Yo-Yo

These easy and fun to make gathered fabric circles became popular at the same time as the arrival to the United States of the toy yo-yo from the Philippines in the 1930’s. Many people made quilts from them but this

Beatles party Costumes- Sargent peppers

Summer 2016 I was asked to make several costumes for a Beatles themed party, featuring the bright Ringo military coat, Rita the meter maid, and Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Me pidieron unos trajes para un fiesta con temática

Beatles party Costumes- Sargent peppers

Summer 2016 I was asked to make several costumes for a Beatles themed party, featuring the bright Ringo military coat, Rita the meter maid, and Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Me pidieron unos trajes para un fiesta con temática

Indigo Fever

Thanks to a long winded curtain project for my mothers many windows, as well as to our love of indigo blue, my wanting to design modern and custom patterns, my following up on my curiosity about natural dyes, my desire to hand

Indigo Fever

Thanks to a long winded curtain project for my mothers many windows, as well as to our love of indigo blue, my wanting to design modern and custom patterns, my following up on my curiosity about natural dyes, my desire to hand

Jean quilt // patchwork vaquero

I made my first quilt! (one of the beauties of aging…. you end up doing things you never thought you would!) Our Upcycling Meet-up group collects jeans so I had a great source to scavenge different shades of blue. I

Jean quilt // patchwork vaquero

I made my first quilt! (one of the beauties of aging…. you end up doing things you never thought you would!) Our Upcycling Meet-up group collects jeans so I had a great source to scavenge different shades of blue. I

Cushions / Cojines

In the spirit of up-cycling I cut up some denim circles and “polka dotted” some soft fabrics to sew together these cosy cushions. // En un humor de reciclaje festivo he cortado unos vaqueros para crear esos círculos y salpicarlos

Cushions / Cojines

In the spirit of up-cycling I cut up some denim circles and “polka dotted” some soft fabrics to sew together these cosy cushions. // En un humor de reciclaje festivo he cortado unos vaqueros para crear esos círculos y salpicarlos

Belts/Cinturones con bolsillo

Belts with outside pockets and hidden zipper pocket_ Cinturones con bolsillo con cremallera escondida_ some details:                                         

Belts/Cinturones con bolsillo

Belts with outside pockets and hidden zipper pocket_ Cinturones con bolsillo con cremallera escondida_ some details:                                         

Necklaces

This new serie of necklaces mixes the handmade quality of the crochet with industrial and found objects, so each design is unique though I may repeat some of the shapes. The metal piece is from a vegetable steamer! I am

Necklaces

This new serie of necklaces mixes the handmade quality of the crochet with industrial and found objects, so each design is unique though I may repeat some of the shapes. The metal piece is from a vegetable steamer! I am

Small backpacks/ Mochilas

  Old bicycle inertubes are used as straps_   Las asas de los bolsos aprovechan viejos tubos de aire de bicycletas_     and the zipper is tucked in the side_ la cremallera esta disimulada en el lateral_ … and

Small backpacks/ Mochilas

  Old bicycle inertubes are used as straps_   Las asas de los bolsos aprovechan viejos tubos de aire de bicycletas_     and the zipper is tucked in the side_ la cremallera esta disimulada en el lateral_ … and

New hats/ nuevos gorros

preparing winter in Oakland CA, or wherever_ preparando el invierno aqui, o en cualquier parte.   Each model unique combination colors_ cada gorro con su propia combination de telas. All reversible_ todos reversibles.

New hats/ nuevos gorros

preparing winter in Oakland CA, or wherever_ preparando el invierno aqui, o en cualquier parte.   Each model unique combination colors_ cada gorro con su propia combination de telas. All reversible_ todos reversibles.

Sombreros/ Mad Hats!

Hecho para un pasacalles de zancudos en practicas durante el Festiclown hace un par de años. La base es una moqueta fina y la tela va a juego con los pantalones. Made for a walkabout on stilts a few years

Sombreros/ Mad Hats!

Hecho para un pasacalles de zancudos en practicas durante el Festiclown hace un par de años. La base es una moqueta fina y la tela va a juego con los pantalones. Made for a walkabout on stilts a few years

Os paxaros de Mans de Ouro

Aqui están Mans de Ouro e Mans de Prata no taller de recyclaxe. Un programa para tele de Babaluva teatro cos Quinquillans e Lúa films. Unha boina cunha bolsa de plástico! Recycling workshop for TV! A beret made of a plastic

Os paxaros de Mans de Ouro

Aqui están Mans de Ouro e Mans de Prata no taller de recyclaxe. Un programa para tele de Babaluva teatro cos Quinquillans e Lúa films. Unha boina cunha bolsa de plástico! Recycling workshop for TV! A beret made of a plastic

Necklaces

In colaboration with the tradicional galician jeweler Pablo Leal.  All models are available in bronze or silver.

Necklaces

In colaboration with the tradicional galician jeweler Pablo Leal.  All models are available in bronze or silver.

Necklace- Collar

 2010 Collar-chorrera de encajes y cremallera. Ajustable. Lace and zipper necklace. Ajustable SOLD. Similar model can be made to order.

Necklace- Collar

 2010 Collar-chorrera de encajes y cremallera. Ajustable. Lace and zipper necklace. Ajustable SOLD. Similar model can be made to order.

Hats, chapeaux, gorritos…

many shapes and colors, made to order muchas formas y colores, hechos a medida Carol con un gorro CUT AND PASTE

Hats, chapeaux, gorritos…

many shapes and colors, made to order muchas formas y colores, hechos a medida Carol con un gorro CUT AND PASTE