How to Turn a Sweater into a Cardigan

By: Wendy from Handmade Harbour

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.

How to Turn a Sweater into a Cardigan
How to Turn a Sweater into a Cardigan
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Project Type: Make a Project

Time to complete: In an evening

Sewn by: Machine



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