Refashioning is not only a completely ethical and sustainable way to create your own unique style it’s also a magnificent method for adding those items you’ve been coveting to your wardrobe for a fraction of the cost (or absolutely free)!
I’d been on the lookout for a funky faux fur vest for ages but unfortunately my thrifting karma just wasn’t cooperating, fortunately a peek through my sweater stash revealed the perfect refashioning victim to transform into a DIY reversible faux fur vest!
Everyone has a perfectly functional but less than stellar handbag (or three) lurking at the back of the closet and a sweater or two that just don’t make it into rotation anymore so why not combine them into a stylin’ new accessory?
Raid your wardrobe and follow my quick and easy tute to create your own upcycled sweater bag!
Coordinate it with your DIY refashioned dress and crochet embellished boots!
You can’t celebrate the holidays without a quirky Christmas sweater!
Here’s my quick n’ simple scrap busting method for creating adorable seasonal pullovers that will be enjoyed year after year!
Sift through your stash and get embellishing:
‘Tis definitely the season for DIY and I’m simply bursting with upcycled gift ideas!
Check out my totally adorable refashioned sweater tote tutorial over at That Cheap Bitch and cross a present off your list!
Dying to know how I created my fabulously snuggly cowl sweater?
Head on over to Dream a Little Bigger and snag my Cozy DIY Cowl Sweater how-to!
Nothing keeps toes toastier than warm woolly socks! Pop on over to That Cheap Bitch & get my simple step-by-step to create a cozy pair DIY sweater socks for every set of dancin’ feet on your list!
Have you been getting a kick out of my salute to sweater scraps?
In this final leftover-knit-busting chapter I’ll show ya how to create this festively funky lil’ number in minutes:
Bust out your bag o’ knits & let’s get makin’…
Cool n’ Cozy!
Here’s the quick creation process:
The next installment in my sweater-scrap-busting series is almost too easy…
my 2 in 1 Scarfigan!
Here’s how it’s done…
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness…”
yup, there’s that foolishness…
Here’s how to whip up your own salute to Dickens leaf-jumping skirt in minutes!