Catherine Gentile has always been an artmaker. An immaculate quilter and knitter, she has spent her life sharing her knowledge and passion for textiles with generations of women across Massachusetts, from her time spent running the quilting department at Boston’s legendary Windsor Button Shop, to teaching her own courses as the owner of the Button […]
There are 35,000 tons of plastic floating in the ocean right now – and the clothes we buy may have something to do with it. In our last blog post, we stressed the importance of reusing excess fabrics in order to reduce the amount of textile waste that ends up in landfills. And while we […]
At Linda Cabot Design, we’re committed to using every last piece of our fabric to make something beautiful. Which means we know that there are plenty of ways to get crafty with excess materials! If you’re looking for a fun, sustainable way to use up extra craft fabric or unwanted clothing, check out the cute […]
We thought we’d share some of our favorite ideas for repurposing common household waste materials – from unwanted clothes and excess fabrics, to leftover shipping boxes and plastic shopping bags. Read on for some simple, creative ways to practice sustainability in 2021!