Author Archives: voidit (Irena Romendik)

About voidit (Irena Romendik)

I'm a Painter and Web Designer residing in NYC. Check out my site at http://voidit.net and http://flickr.com/voidit Some of my TAD things at http://voidit.wordpress.com and http://voidit-tad.posterous.com/
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Tad13-16: Homemade Cosmetics

I prefer to put on my skin something nourishing and that I can actually eat. It is very easy to make your own potions, salves, cremes and whatnot. This time I did some honey rubs to nurture the skin. Basic

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Tad13-16: Homemade Cosmetics

I prefer to put on my skin something nourishing and that I can actually eat. It is very easy to make your own potions, salves, cremes and whatnot. This time I did some honey rubs to nurture the skin. Basic

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TAD13-9: 2 at a Time Toe-up Socks Start

These socks are knitted from toe up 2 at a time on circular needles. Divide yarn to two skeins Start sock#1 with double pointed needles When you feel you are ready to transfer to circular needles, go ahead and knit

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TAD13-9: 2 at a Time Toe-up Socks Start

These socks are knitted from toe up 2 at a time on circular needles. Divide yarn to two skeins Start sock#1 with double pointed needles When you feel you are ready to transfer to circular needles, go ahead and knit

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TAD13-8: Zombie Media Soft Speakers

This project was inspired by Instructables Duct Tape Speakers. Mine were made out of copper wire, magnet, broken headphones, conductive felt. It doesn’t sound very loud, it just produce tiny noise, probably because my magnet is not very powerful.   

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TAD13-8: Zombie Media Soft Speakers

This project was inspired by Instructables Duct Tape Speakers. Mine were made out of copper wire, magnet, broken headphones, conductive felt. It doesn’t sound very loud, it just produce tiny noise, probably because my magnet is not very powerful.   

TAD13-7: Transforming from Bat to Vampire

That is not exactly a “thing”, but a personal accomplishment. I went to Antigravity Yoga class today and did a transformation from Bat to Vampire pose first time in my life. That class is a lot of fun: most postures

TAD13-7: Transforming from Bat to Vampire

That is not exactly a “thing”, but a personal accomplishment. I went to Antigravity Yoga class today and did a transformation from Bat to Vampire pose first time in my life. That class is a lot of fun: most postures

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TAD13-3: Dushegreika

Dushegreika (Душегрейка) is a strange garment designed to warm up the soul, literary Soul-Warmer. Men stopped wearing them when they didn’t find anything more to warm, but ladies are still wearing them sometimes. My version of it is a mixture

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TAD13-3: Dushegreika

Dushegreika (Душегрейка) is a strange garment designed to warm up the soul, literary Soul-Warmer. Men stopped wearing them when they didn’t find anything more to warm, but ladies are still wearing them sometimes. My version of it is a mixture

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TAD13-2: Handmade Sketchbook

I love using inspirational art supplies and to follow materials when creating something. The advantages of handmade sketchbook are many: you can choose your own papers, use those papers from your collection that were sitting forever waiting for a special

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TAD13-2: Handmade Sketchbook

I love using inspirational art supplies and to follow materials when creating something. The advantages of handmade sketchbook are many: you can choose your own papers, use those papers from your collection that were sitting forever waiting for a special

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I sew buttons to my knitted projects, completing them so.

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
I sew buttons to my knitted projects, completing them so.

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Made a coral necklace out of old recycled beads. I love that big natural coral in the middle.

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Made a coral necklace out of old recycled beads. I love that big natural coral in the middle.

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
This necklace is made out of left over natural beads, corals and a pair of Gold Fish.

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
This necklace is made out of left over natural beads, corals and a pair of Gold Fish.

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Organizing my book collection.

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Organizing my book collection.

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It takes time…, but I like how colors emerge in the spiraling lace.

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
It takes time…, but I like how colors emerge in the spiraling lace.

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
I decided to use the simplest lace possible for sleeves, to make cuffs stand out. It also creates a nice spiraling pattern when used in circular knitting. Here is this pattern: Spiral Lace.pdf

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
I decided to use the simplest lace possible for sleeves, to make cuffs stand out. It also creates a nice spiraling pattern when used in circular knitting. Here is this pattern: Spiral Lace.pdf

Milanese Lace

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is an antique Italian lace pattern decoded. I included two versions: for flat knitting and for circular one. When done circularly, pattern creates nice spiraling effect. Milanese Lace.pdf

Milanese Lace

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is an antique Italian lace pattern decoded. I included two versions: for flat knitting and for circular one. When done circularly, pattern creates nice spiraling effect. Milanese Lace.pdf

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Tad 18: Drawing Zoo

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
I went to an experimental event where artists were displayed to public as if in the zoo. I didn’t know that it will be like that — I was invited to draw dancers,…

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Tad 18: Drawing Zoo

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
I went to an experimental event where artists were displayed to public as if in the zoo. I didn’t know that it will be like that — I was invited to draw dancers,…

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Tad 17: Connecting Crochet

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Connecting shapes into cuffs.

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Tad 17: Connecting Crochet

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Connecting shapes into cuffs.

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is one of my unfinished projects: It is made out of leftover yarn and it needs sleeves. I started to crochet some matching blocks to make some progress:

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is one of my unfinished projects: It is made out of leftover yarn and it needs sleeves. I started to crochet some matching blocks to make some progress:

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Felting

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Felted and drying now. I sew it temporarily to make sure it keeps shape.

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Felting

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Felted and drying now. I sew it temporarily to make sure it keeps shape.

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Shower Stitch.pdf and Double Wings.pdf

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Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Shower Stitch.pdf and Double Wings.pdf

shower stitch lace

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is an updated version of the antique French knitting pattern deciphered. This time I included round and flat versions of the same pattern Shower Stitch.pdf

shower stitch lace

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is an updated version of the antique French knitting pattern deciphered. This time I included round and flat versions of the same pattern Shower Stitch.pdf

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Tad 11: Frost Flowers

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is another piece of lace pattern with decoded instructions: frost flowers.pdf

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Tad 11: Frost Flowers

Originally posted on Voidit & FeltIO Status:
Here is another piece of lace pattern with decoded instructions: frost flowers.pdf

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Tad 9: Decoding Antique Lace Patterns

Still crocheting my lace: Started to decode antique French lace pattern: Here is decoded pattern for the top part (not yet visible in these pictures): Shower Stitch.pdf

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Tad 9: Decoding Antique Lace Patterns

Still crocheting my lace: Started to decode antique French lace pattern: Here is decoded pattern for the top part (not yet visible in these pictures): Shower Stitch.pdf

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Tad 8: Decoding Traditional Lace

Started a traditional Russian lace from antique book that use old Russian grammar. It’s fun to decipher old language :) This is crochet wool for felting later.

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Tad 8: Decoding Traditional Lace

Started a traditional Russian lace from antique book that use old Russian grammar. It’s fun to decipher old language :) This is crochet wool for felting later.

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TAD 7: Fingerless Gloves

I love the feeling of felted crochet. Here is a fast pair of gloves. Starting from a square: Adding another one: Make it larger to felt later: Ready to felt: I use hand dishwashing liquid + friction + change of

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TAD 7: Fingerless Gloves

I love the feeling of felted crochet. Here is a fast pair of gloves. Starting from a square: Adding another one: Make it larger to felt later: Ready to felt: I use hand dishwashing liquid + friction + change of

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TAD 5: FeltIO Untrackable

Take a digital break with FeltIO Untrackable. These phone pouches are made out of conductive felt and work as shielding screen between your phone and the world. Nobody can reach you while your phone is inside this fuzzy pouch. It

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TAD 5: FeltIO Untrackable

Take a digital break with FeltIO Untrackable. These phone pouches are made out of conductive felt and work as shielding screen between your phone and the world. Nobody can reach you while your phone is inside this fuzzy pouch. It

TAD 2: FeltIO

Making a website for my FeltIO project. Connecting felt with software – only fading LED so far…

TAD 2: FeltIO

Making a website for my FeltIO project. Connecting felt with software – only fading LED so far…

Materials for making conductive felt

TAD 1: Feltio

Making conductive felt for my FeltIO project. Click on the image to see my Flickr set with felted pieces.

Materials for making conductive felt

TAD 1: Feltio

Making conductive felt for my FeltIO project. Click on the image to see my Flickr set with felted pieces.