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Sew Different's Upcycled Orla Top + Two Hour Top – Free Sewing Pattern!

Inspired by Orla Keily's leaf design and "all things 60’s", Laura from Sew Different created this The top in the photo above is an upcy…

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From Winter Coats to Throw Pillows - Smart Eco-Friendly Sewing

"If you have any old winter coats at the back of your closet, this throw pillow DIY is a great way to re-use them! Or if you don't ha…

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Bow Shorts Upcycling Video Tutorial

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Sew Different's Upcycled Orla Top + Two Hour Top – Free Sewing Pattern!

Inspired by Orla Keily's leaf design and "all things 60’s", Laura from Sew Different created this The top in the photo above is an upcy…

Started by Susan

0 Apr 27, 2017

From Winter Coats to Throw Pillows - Smart Eco-Friendly Sewing

"If you have any old winter coats at the back of your closet, this throw pillow DIY is a great way to re-use them! Or if you don't ha…

Started by Susan

0 Dec 1, 2015

Stash Couture Logo Tunic

Using parts and pieces of a college logo sweatshirt, 2 yards of Stash knit fabric and facings cut from no longer used grey t-shirts, this…

Started by Destashification

2 Jan 31, 2015
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Stash Couture Logo Tunic

Using parts and pieces of a college logo sweatshirt, 2 yards of Stash knit fabric and facings cut from no longer used grey t-shirts, this…

Started by Destashification

1 Jan 31, 2015
Reply by Karen

Anthropologie Inspired: Pleated From Top to Bottom Shirt - Tutorial

  Anthropologie  Inspired: Pleated From Top to Bottom Shirt - Tutorial To create this look you need two shirts, or one shirt and a coordin…

Started by Susan

2 Sep 13, 2013
Reply by 1Maribelle

Restyling denim shorts to shoulder bag

I saw these pinstriped shorts with turn-ups in a charity shop and loved the self-covered buttons.  I decided they would make a great bag.…

Started by Karen

3 Mar 13, 2013
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Recycling jeans into an Apron

Well as I said I had been given a load of jeans to recycle, and this time I decided to use the legs to make myself an apron.  I never know…

Started by Karen

0 Feb 25, 2013

Using up the rest of that denim shirt!

A while ago I made this apron from the back of a man's denim shirt, and did freemotion embroidered Poppies on the pocket.   That still lef…

Started by Karen

0 Feb 25, 2013

How to Make a Slouchy Beanie Hat from a Sweater

This is a really simple sewing project the whole thing could be made by hand really quickly. Tutorial by ConsciouslyModest More sweat…

Started by Susan

1 Dec 21, 2012
Reply by EDITH

Sweater Dress Refashion Into a Hi-Lo Sweater - by Fashion Toppings

In this video, Fashion Toppings took a long black and white sweater dress and made it into a cropped hi-low sweater. More sweater ref…

Started by Susan

0 Dec 18, 2012

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