By Julia, our Ukrainian Connection
Since the 60’s, women cannot imagine their life without pantyhose because of all the benefits that this invention presents. In general, hosiery used to be darned to a point that one would do anything possible to preserve it and prolong its life. It would never get thrown away!
These days, as the standard of living improved and quite often old ripped pantyhose are thrown away. But what a waste! For some appearance of a run is just the beginning. There is a way to give used pantyhose another chance life and it is something that doesn’t even cross people’s mind.
The uses are so diverse! There are many options what to do with ripped pantyhose Р“СћРІвЂљВ¬РІР‚Сљ dusting cloth, dish cloth, storage casing for onions and garlic and for Christmas tree decorations. But the most interesting idea is to make crafts! Creativity is unlimited when it comes to using this gentle, light, and romantic fabric to decorate your home.
What an entertaining and wonderful idea it is to create flower compositions from nylon! From sheer fabric one can make delicate flowers, which can be even used as hair clips, brooches, wedding decorations, and lamps.
Her flower compositions are amazing! Literally, from an ugly duckling Inna creates a beautiful swan. Sheer fabric, tape, and glue transform in the hands of the craftswoman and acquire a new life in a form of pretty flowers. This gives used pantyhose a second chance to life and help to reduce landfill waste.
In Ukraine this method is new and only a few people work with it. Inna Kostenko hopes to develop her skills to a higher level and eventually start to teach classes on pantyhose art.
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