Thrift Store Sweater Skirt Tutorial

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Thrift Store Sweater Skirt Tutorial
Thrift Store Sweater Skirt Tutorial
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Get ready to hit your local thrift store, because this skirt tutorial is too easy and too cute to resist! Stop walking past the racks of outdated sweaters in your local thrift store and transform an old printed sweater into a stylish skirt that's perfect for fall and winter. This Thrift Store Sweater Skirt Tutorial breaks down how to refashion an old sweater from the 80s or 90s into a chic and warm skirt that's fashionable right now. This beginner sewing tutorial is a great project if you're new to sewing and can be made for about $5, meaning it's your budget-friendly solution to fall fashion. Get the designer look without the designer price tag with this easy refashioning project.

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I love this! There is a never ending supply of those patterned 80s sweaters...Plus, it would be a super warm skirt!

What a great idea! As a sweater, the pattern isn't very flattering, but as a skirt it works!


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