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From old clothes to colorful rugs

Nena Meimaris, Social Entrepreneur

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About This Class

In this class you will learn step by step how to take your old clothes, old curtains and fabric that you don't need  and create beautiful, functional, colorful rugs that you can use in your house or give them as gifts.


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This could have been a much shorter and much more helpful training. I had it on double speed and there was too much watching single crocheting and not enough information on how to deal with issues that will come up. It would be nice to twist the material to prevent some of the fraying that will happen when these rugs are washed.





Nena Meimaris

Social Entrepreneur

After 25 years of teaching in the Boston Public Schools, I came to Greece 13 years ago with my husband to create a network to foster education and economic development in the area. Little did we know that we would be currently in the midst of the worst economic storm that hit Greece, huge unemployment, with dozens of businesses closing daily.

In the midst of this, I wanted to make a difference by tapping the creativity of women who have been economically desperate so that they and thei...

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