Use it Up
Wear it Out
Make it Do
or Do Without
The rug below is a great example demonstrating the above quote perfectly. A horse, tulips in the corners with hit and miss everywhere. Even with the hit and miss it is easy to see and identify the motifs.
afghan or hooked items given away. They were made with love but thoughtlessly cast out as trash for something new.
As a kid I was taught to take care of my things because they would not be replaced. Now you see bikes, skateboards, etc. left in the yard to rust.
Recently I was corresponding with rug hooker Diane Daniels who shared a very interesting link on what happens to clothing people discard ~ good clothing at that. What a waste. Click HERE to see the final resting place of cast off clothing and the reaction of the people in India. The video is a few minutes long but you can pause it for another cup of coffee or another beverage of your choice.