Every March in Berlin Mother Nature has a fight on her hands as chilly Winter is not yet ready to welcome the warmth of Spring:
With such unpredictable weather layers and cozy knits are an absolute must so I’ve gathered together a few of my fave snuggly refashioning tutes for a winter warmth #ThriftyThursday:
Take a peek at how I transformed a too small sweater and a dowdy tunic into a cozy colour blocked dress!
And then I grabbed the leftovers and whipped up a groovy sweater vest!
My cowled lumberjack shirt is still one of my go to tops for layering on chilly days!
Create snuggly mommy & munchkin hand warmers out of something forgotten at the back of your closet with my oldie but goodie video tute.
Head on over here and discover what I did with the bits leftover from my DIY handwarmers.
Create a cozy new skirt in minutes with my upcycled knits DIY.
Transform a boring shirt into a funktastic zip-up cut out top that’s perfect for layering with another of my old (but not forgotten) video tutes.
If you’re unsure how to stitch together those knit fabrics take a peek at my Refashioning 101:
Through much trial and error (+ more than a few tantrums & tears) I finally discovered the simple solution to successfully stitching every type of knit fabric with my grumpy old machine! Take a peek at my Refashioning 101: Sewing Knits and see how it’s done!
Snag some thrifty inspiration (+ join up & share your love of second hand) over on my Gone Thrifting facebook page!
As always feel free to take part in the thrifty fun & vote for the upcoming themes…