If making sense of the glut of statistics regarding textile recycling has you clutching your head like a stunned monkey, USAgain is here to help. The textile-recycling firm has distilled data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, plus the results of a 1,500-person national survey, into a handy infographic.

If making sense of the glut of statistics regarding textile recycling has you clutching your head like a stunned monkey, USAgain is here to help. The textile-recycling firm has distilled data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, plus the results of a 1,500-person national survey, into a handy infographic.

Kokopelli Comforter Sets | creating new surfaces - stitch - hand embroidery - Fay Maxwell ...

Kokopelli Comforter Sets | creating new surfaces - stitch - hand embroidery - Fay Maxwell ...

plasic spoon dress - John Petrey - Repurposed Fashion | Trashion | Refashion | Upcycled Fashion

plasic spoon dress - John Petrey - Repurposed Fashion | Trashion | Refashion | Upcycled Fashion

Barbara Wisnoski, "Barbara Wisnoski is a visual and tactile artist who creates 2.5D textile wall installations from recycled fabrics and clothing." Narrative from website.

Barbara Wisnoski, "Barbara Wisnoski is a visual and tactile artist who creates 2.5D textile wall installations from recycled fabrics and clothing." Narrative from website.

Japanese boro (yogi back) Photo by: Jared Graves Japanese Boro. Boro textiles were made in the late 19th and early 20th century by impoverished Japanese people from reused indigo-dyed cotton rags. They were patched and sewn piece-by-piece, handed down from generation to generation they became objects of desire because of their beauty , history and soul.

Japanese boro (yogi back) Photo by: Jared Graves Japanese Boro. Boro textiles were made in the late 19th and early 20th century by impoverished Japanese people from reused indigo-dyed cotton rags. They were patched and sewn piece-by-piece, handed down from generation to generation they became objects of desire because of their beauty , history and soul.

Newspaper dress. I actually can't say this is the first time I've heard of this. I have some crafty friends. :)

Newspaper dress. I actually can't say this is the first time I've heard of this. I have some crafty friends. :)

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