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This book presents how to recycle and repurpose material such as paper, stitch, plastic and mixed media. Re-use discarded packaging or material to create textile art that are cost-effective, green and have a sense of heritage. 

Artists 

Lotta Barlach - pieces are intended to be worn on the body. this piece shows her using yellow rubber gloves made as a dress. 

Clare Goddard - recycling materials made for fashion accessories. Uses materials that have their own unique identity and history from the marks, stains and teach which the new materials don't obtain. Her bag designs are created using tea bags. 

Evy Saunders - uses recycle paper bags in her flower arrangement hand bag and floral check shopper bag 1999.

 

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