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9 Ways To Transform Old T-Shirts
Cardigans are the ultimate finishing touch for any outfit. This 10 Minute Sweater to Cardigan Transformation will teach you how to turn a sweater into a cardigan, so you can have as many cardigans as you want without breaking the bank. Your unworn or thrift shop sweaters will magically become lightweight, stylish cardigans in just a few simple steps. You can wear your DIY cardigan to work, on a shopping excursion, or even on a date night. Upcycled clothing like this cardigan gives you a brand new wardrobe without spending a dime.
Got old jeans? Wondering what to make with old jeans? Here's an idea. Upcycling Blue Jeans Into a Skirt is a great way to reuse material and create a thrifty sewing project. Follow this simple instructions and make a cute skirt.
Take a trip back in time with this Refashioned 1960s Mod Dress. All you need to get a completely authentic '60s vintage look is an old pair of polyester pants and a big old T-shirt. This is absolutely one of the most fun free dress patterns that you'll find. It has such a great color block design, and the tutorial is incredibly easy to follow. Get out those platform boots and some big hoop earrings to complete the 1960s look!
Go retro using what's in the linen closet with a pillowcase dress pattern for a Sweet and Simple Pillowcase Dress. Make your own clothes using your favorite color or pattern from a pillowcase to save money and show off your thrifty designer style. It's a great way to clean out the clutter in your closet and put your old pillowcases to good use. Vintage patterns are very trendy right now, so this pillowcase dress pattern couldn't be more in style.
What is it that makes these Easily Maintained Market Totes so user friendly? For one thing, these DIY bags are reusable, meaning that you won't have to compromise with excessive paper or plastic bags in your home after your trip to the store. For another, this tutorial teaches you how to sew bags for the market out of old bed sheets. This is an awesome idea for those who know the aftereffects of spilling a bottle of milk or other food item. Keep these bags in business for years by tossing them in the wash when they get messy.
Even if you're bored of a top, you can jazz it up to get some extra wear from it. The Simple Dress with Tank is a great way to learn how to make your own clothes. Use this sewing tutorial to make a stylish new look. This upcycling method shows you a free easy sewing pattern that will save you a few dollars. When you design and make your own clothes, you get to customize the look however you want. Cute sewing projects like this one are sure to make heads turn while staying on a budget.
Easy dresses to make don't always have to be typical, just take the Totally Trendy Tee Shirt Dress. Find out how to turn an over-sized tee into a cute and cutting edge frock to rock when you need something comfy but cute. This project is budget friendly because you don't need any extra material to create this DIY tee shirt dress. Simply break out your serger and go to work transforming a typical top into a favorite dress.
Looking for what to make with old jeans? Re-purpose your old jeans with jean refashioning projects! Learn how to make a jean apron by following this tutorial. It's a cute a durable apron for all of your crafting or cooking experiments.
Making your own clothes is fun and thrifty, but upcycling clothes is even better. Follow this guide to learn How to Turn a Sweater into a Cardigan that is pretty and practical all year long. Dig those old unworn sweaters out of the back of your closet and transform them into lightweight, trendy cardigans that you'll love and wear so much more. In just a few simple steps, you'll feel like you just went shopping for a brand new cardigan, but you won't have to spend a cent.
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