I have never gotten the hang of using patterns and much prefer to figure out my quirky creations as I’m making them – which has the added bonus of ensuring that they’re totally unique!
As it shall soon be the in-between heavy and light jacket weather of spring I thought I’d share my fave patternless coat makes to help you layer up in sustainable style:
Raid your linen closet, hit the thrift shop and take a peek at my 4 easy upcycled coat tutorials and whip up some awesome new outerwear in a couple of hours:
How awesome is that vintage brocade blanket coat?
(I’ve also made a few out of fleece blankets and they are fabulous and require no hemming as fleece doesn’t fray, hooray!)
I created that fantastic rain coat out of an old shower curtain and you can too with my simple tute!
Have you been wanting a cozy cocoon coat? Grab some thick thrifted textiles and get making with my easy DIY!
A table cloth + a chopped turtleneck = my crazy simple DIY poncho