Crafts Using Men's Neckties


I am trying to find photos of a rug or quilt made from men's old ties. Will someone mail me a photo and an instruction book? I'm 77 and need a post retirement project. Thanks.
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Bill

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Crafts Using Men's Neckties

There are probably all sorts of different styles but here is how one quilt was made with ties:

http://huntsville.about.com/od/tips/a/silktiequilt.htm

For inspiration there is a photo group at flicker where everything is made with ties. Just click on the particular "tag", like quilt or rug. http://preview.tinyurl.com/3tp97m

This blog is all about things made from ties:

http://sewingwithneckties.blogspot.com/

Good Luck on your project! (12/17/2008)

By Kaelle

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