Upcycled Sweater DIY Laptop Tote

Upcycled Sweater DIY Laptop Tote
Upcycled Sweater DIY Laptop Tote
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Transform an old thrift store sweater into a chic and budget-friendly purse that's big enough to carry your laptop with this Upcycled Sweater DIY Laptop Tote. Made using a thrifted cable knit sweater, this DIY laptop case is large enough to tote your laptop around and is lightweight and compact, so it's not heavy and doesn't take up much room. This free bag tutorial is perfect for your kids or grandkids in college, and is a thoughtful DIY gift idea that's sure to put them at the head of the class. If you've been looking for ways to clean up your winter wardrobe, then this DIY bag idea is exactly what you need.

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Some of my sweaters are getting a little worn-out. Now I know what to do with them!

I have tons of old sweaters at home that have just been sitting my closet, so I can't wait to make this!

What I really like about this design is that it looks so professional, you'd never know this was an upcycling project. I think what makes it look so great is the leather shoulder straps. I love the choice of soft, stylish colour too, although it would look great in a bright red or blue.


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