How to make use of Scraps…Leather

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vic & lily

As you have probably guessed I don’t really like to throw much away especially when it comes to bits of fabric. Call me a hoarder if you like but I try and re-use/upcycle as many scraps into something new…it also helps the environment and saves a few pennies too!

So, the other day I picked up these vintage leather trousers and made them into shorts. I was able to do so without any sewing – yay! However, I was left with two ‘legs’ of leather. Too much to toss out so I got to thinking…what can I make out of this?

I have come up with not 1 but 3 things I can do with said scraps (rather impressed with myself). The first of these ideas is a leather clutch, super simple and easy to do (hopefully). The other two ideas will be shared over the coming weeks, promise.

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Make Your Band’s Site Sing

I’m really glad I checked this site out! I’m basicly going to share the music I write, what inspires me and has kept me strong over the years. I have deep roots in Syracuse and there have been lots of people that treat me as family regardless of circumstance. I’m going to blog in some blanks about myself and express my gratitude and pride I take in my family: Syracuse! Mwahahaha;)

The WordPress.com Blog

Hey musicians! We just launched WordPress.com/music with two new features to help you rock the web: playlists and upcoming events.

We know that you need specific features to create a killer experience on your band’s site. You need a calendar so fans can keep track of your gigs, an easy way to embed your music, and lots of social media options to share the love. Oh, and all this on a tight budget? Check, 1-2-3.

WordPress.com has a symphony of tools you can use to keep fans in the loop and share music with them, the media, labels, and venues.

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