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28 Wardrobe Refashion Projects + 16 Ideas for the Whole Family


Updated July 10, 2014
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Refashioning and UpcyclingWhen it comes to being thrifty and stylish, what better way than to refashion something? To refashion is to take something you already have on hand and use it to create something new. Wardrobe refashion projects are cheap and one of a kind. Got old jeans that no longer fit? Keep them! Instead of throwing them away, refashion them into a great new handbag. You've sewn a new garment but didn't have to buy any new materials. What a win-win, right? Wardrobe Refashioning truly gives you an opportunity to get creative. If you're looking to learn how to refashion a dress, we've got the Summer Dress for you to check out. For refashioning a t-shirt, look no further than the Nothing to Wear T-Shirt Refashion in this collection. All of these wardrobe refashion projects will result in something new and great.



28 Wardrobe Refashion Projects + 16 Ideas for the Whole Family

Table of Contents

Refashion Projects for Kids

Skirts and Dresses

How to Refashion a T-Shirt

Sweater Refashions

BONUS! Wardrobe Refashion Ideas for the Whole Family!


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Refashion Projects for Kids

Ballet Ruffle Skirt

Sometimes it seems like kids need new clothes every other week. Save money on shopping with these adorable wardrobe refashion projects. Projects like the Ballet Ruffle Skirt take an existing item of clothes and revamp it for a whole new look. Whether you're sending the kids back to school or getting their wardrobe ready for a summer of fun, these refashion projects for kids are a must.

  1. Ballet Ruffle Skirt
  2. Boy's Button Up Into Girl's Top With Tie
  3. Child's Placemat Apron
  4. Baby Skirt From Baby Sheets
  5. Pillowcase Ruffle Dress
  6. Refashioned Dress
  7. Skirt Made Into a Dress
  8. DIY Shirt Dress (NEW!)
  9. How to Upcycle A Sweater for Kids (NEW!)
  10. A Little Princess Upcycled Nightie (NEW!)

Skirts and Dresses

Flirty Denim Skirt

Do you have an old pair of jeans lying around that you never wear anymore? Maybe they've gotten just a little too small, maybe they've gone out of fashion; maybe you just don't have the occasion to wear jeans much anymore. The Flirty Denim Skirt can take care of that! There is no reason why you should throw old clothes out—make a new garment out of an old one with one with these fun refashion skirt and dress patterns. 
  1. Flirty Denim Skirt
  2. Skirt From Men's Button Down
  3. Summer Dress
  4. Elizabeth Taylor's Favorite Lace Skirt (NEW!)
  5. Skirt to Dress Refashion (NEW!)


How To Refashion a T-Shirt

Petal TeesT-Shirts are a great garment to refashion because they're basically a blank slate! You can use the fabric to make a whole new garment, or just add flourishes to dress it up. This adorable Petal Tees tutorial will bring an old t-shirt to a whole new level. Give your wardrobe a face lift with these wonderful, easy tutorials that teach you how to refashion a t-shirt.
  1. Petal Tees
  2. Ruffle T-Shirt
  3. Nothing to Wear T-Shirt Refashion
  4. Recycle Your Husband's T-Shirts
  5. Tory Burch Sequin T-Shirt Knock Off
  6. 45 Minute DIY T-Shirt Makeover (NEW!)
  7. Circle Flower Tee (NEW!)
  8. Totally Trendy Tee Shirt Dress (NEW!)



27 Ideas for What to Make with Old Jeans



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Sweater Refashions

Sweater Into Infinity Scarf

There's nothing like a warm, cozy sweater when the weather gets cold. Don't give up on that snuggly sweater just because it has a few holes or doesn't quite fit anymore. Recycle the fabric with one of these adorable sweater refashions, like the Sweater into Infinity Scarf, which will yield a project so cute you'll be sorry to have to put it away when the snow starts melting.

  1. Sweater Into Infinity Scarf
  2. Sweater Leg Warmers
  3. Sweater Into Felted Handmade Bag Tutorial
  4. Sweater Makeover
  5. How to Turn a Sweater into a Cardigan (NEW!)



BONUS! Wardrobe Refashion Ideas for the Whole Family!

T Shirt to Shrug Refashion  Sweater With Faux Fur Makeover   Hoodie Into Child's Cowl Neck Pullover   Girl's Rosette Shrug Refashion  10 Minute Tube Top Dress to Skirt Refashion

  1. T-Shirt to Shrug Refashion
  2. Sweater Vest With Faux Fur Makeover
  3. Hoodie Into Child's Cowl Neck Pullover
  4. Girl's Rosette Shrug Refashion
  5. 10 Minute Tube Top Dress to Skirt Refashion
  6. Fancy Refashioned Double Ruffle Skirt
  7. DIY Swiffer Sweater
  8. Sweatshirt Liposuction
  9. DIY Little Black Dress
  10. Refashioned Sheet Shower Curtains
  11. Lisa's Refashioned Leggings
  12. Funky Fingerless Gloves
  13. One Hour Vintage Toddler Sweater
  14. Refashioned 1960s Mod Dress
  15. Dad's Old T-Shirt Nightgown
  16. Refashioned Maternity Cardigan





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Innovative Renovative and such wonderful ideas Wish I was that crafty with ideas


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