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T-Shirt Yarn Crochet Workshop with Full Tilt Nanna

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Learn to upcycle your old tee into a crocheted vessel
Crocheting is no longer reserved for nannas, that said, there's nothing wrong with embracing your inner granny cool, to learn the ways of the crochet hook with like-minded Melbourne funksters.

Speaking of which, the amazing Anthea, the lady behind Melbourne label Full Tilt Nanna, is ready to share her passion for crafting with a crochet hook, in a fun T-Shirt Yarn Crochet Workshop at The Windsor Workshop this August.

Learn crochet basics and more with Melbourne's uber-cool craft queen

Anthea, a self-taught crochet marvel, creates THE most amazing handmade toys and accessories out of yarn you ever did see. Think crocheted Octopi Softies, Fortune Cookies with personalised messages, Veggie Rattles and lots more unexpected crafted goodies.

Crochet Fortune Cookies
Crochet Fortune Cookies


Make your own t-shirt yarn and learn to crochet with it, too

As the name suggests, Anthea's T-Shirt Yarn Crochet workshop isn't all about learning to crochet with traditional wool, oh no, you'll be learning to crochet with an old tee! That's right folks, in this eco-driven workshop, you will weaving strips of a t-shirt into a small vessel.

T-shirt yarn
T-shirt yarn


You will choose your colour choice of t-shirt yarn on the day, but it is suggested that you bring an old tee or two on the day, to practice making your own t-shirt yarn.

The 3-hour workshop will take you through the following processes:

How to make your own t-shirt yarn
The fundamental techniques of crocheting
How to crochet a small vessel using t-shirt yarn
How to transfer these skills to make other crocheted goodness at home.

Crochet T-shirt Yarn Vessel
Crochet T-shirt Yarn Vessel


Join Full Tilt Nanna on this one-off T-Shirt Yarn Crochet Workshop, and soon you'll be weaving eco-treats in the comfort of your own home, using old tees you might otherwise throw away. Book your spot HERE.

NOTE: Please indicate your preferred yarn colour choice when you book your tickets and Anthea will do her very best to accommodate your choice.
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Why? Eco crochet workshop for beginners
When: Sunday 14 August 2016, 10am - 1pm
Where: The Windsor Workshop, Level 1, 115 Chapel Street Windsor, VIC, 3181 Australia
Cost: $150
Your Comment
You go Full Tilt Nanna! Awesome name. It invites fellow crafters along for the ride.
by Jenny Rossiter (score: 3|4159) 1543 days ago
Looks awesome. I love the idea of recycling old clothes. It reminds me of the rag mats my Nan used to make. In her day everything was recycled.
by Gayle Beveridge (score: 3|7970) 1542 days ago
Squeal! That fortune cookie is the cutest thing ever!
by Mallory (score: 2|474) 1542 days ago
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