Paper/Fabric

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Soolip recycles scraps from the garment industry in India into a “tree-free” paper made from 100% cotton rag. The 30″x20″-ish pieces are hand screenprinted. The result is a wallpaper-weight fabric/paper that Soolip is selling as gift wrap but I bet it’d work for sewing projects — I’m thinking cards and fabric boxes, maybe even a bag?

Original story from the The L.A. Times, via Design Mom.

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  1. [...] of sewing projects can you do with wallpaper-type quasi-fabrics? Kim has a couple of suggestions in her post about Soolip. Anyone else have any ideas? (I know there are tons of crafty ideas where wallpaper is used as, [...]