Guiltless giving

By JACQUELINE HOUTON  |  December 7, 2012


DEKT OUT BANGLES :: $27 each:: Broken, banged-up skateboards are reincarnated as bold bangles with help from Pam Farren, who works with reclaimed materials in her Newburyport workshop, re-maker. Her dekt out line is sold on its website, at Boston's Black Ink, and at the shop at Lincoln's deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum. She'll also be rolling on down to Holly Fair, a craft bonanza that hits the Cambridge Center for Adult Education on December 15 and 16. » 

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