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Posted 5 years ago


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i love the fabric and whimsy of men's neckties -- but as they seem to be falling out of the fashion world -- one sees them by the hundreds in the outlets and thrift stores -- hated to see them just going to the landfills -- so came up with how i could use them in my house to decorate the furniture -- hope you like them as much as i do -- they have really added color and and some class to the house


  1. inky inky, 5 years ago
    Wow! that looks sooooo! affective, I love it, it's bright and cheerful, what a clever idea, well done!...:-)
  2. epson233 epson233, 5 years ago
    thanks inky -- they are fun to make and have added a lot of enjoyment and warmth to the house
  3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 5 years ago
    That's clever .... I'll have to show my sister who quilts!
  4. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 5 years ago
    i have a friend in portsmouth, nh who collects old neckties to upholster antique furniture with. his work is excellent - the finest upholstery work i've ever seen. love creative re-use!
  5. epson233 epson233, 5 years ago
    thanks vetraio -- i made my first quilt last winter using the ties -- i used men's suite material for the background -- pic2 is one of the 9 blocks used in the quilt --
  6. epson233 epson233, 5 years ago
    hi ho2cultcha -- neat idea -- ted and i like to upholster also -- have not tried using the ties for that project -- i did antique rocker this summer -- used needlepointed roses on the back and leather for the seat -- was all winter trying to finish that needlepointing project
  7. Manikin Manikin, 5 years ago
    Very creative use of these beautiful ties ! Love them
  8. epson233 epson233, 5 years ago
    thanks manikin
  9. vetraio50 vetraio50, 5 years ago
    Hi again.
    Photo 2 a block, wow!
  10. epson233 epson233, 5 years ago
    thanks bellin68 -- glad you like them
  11. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 5 years ago
    Love it, back in the seventies I had friend that made skirts with vintage ties.
  12. AmberRose AmberRose, 5 years ago
    These are really lovely. How long does it take? Do you fuss with placement forever?
    I have done needlepoint projects like that where you kind of start thinking....maybe leather would work on both places : )))
  13. spiritinthesky3 spiritinthesky3, 5 years ago
    Very creative idea, they are beautiful!
  14. epson233 epson233, 5 years ago
    glad you liked it spiritinthesky3 -- newbie here so have to be patient with me -- will go to your post and snope
  15. oliviastreasures, 5 years ago
    Just love these tie table rounds..........
  16. epson233 epson233, 5 years ago
    thanks dear friend and i appreciate your loyality on the items i desegin
  17. bratjdd bratjdd, 4 years ago
    Love! What you did Very creative. I wish I could do this or least come up with this Great Idea!!!
  18. epson233 epson233, 4 years ago
    thanks brat and to all who have loved and commented
  19. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 4 years ago
    i have a friend who has upholstered some really beautiful victorian furniture using old silk ties in this way. they are really amazingly gorgeous pieces of art - each one.

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