want to make something pretty for a little girl? taryn from Mama Gone Green makes pillowcase dresses from her old unwanted shirts and skirts:
(photo by taryn oakley, find some more in this post)
taryn wrote a tutorial on her blog with step-by-step instructions on how to make the dress. so hop over everybody and take a look!
isn't this just too cute? makes me wish i had a girl, LOL! thanks for sharing this project taryn!
this little-man cardy by crafty mama emily falconbridge was made from a discarded sweater and some fabric scraps of another piece of clothing. this is one of the most creative projects i have seen in a long time and i just loved the idea, so i asked emily if we could feature it here. click here to get to her full picture tutorial!
(photo by emily falconbridge)
my alltime favourite repurposing project, which i always meant to pick up again but never did, is the fabulous 90-minute-shirt by dana from made. click here to go to her step-by-step picture tutorial!
now it's your turn! what else have you been making that involved cutting up old, unused garments?
MORE OF UPCYCLING WEEK:
:: day 4 :: iron-ons
:: day 5 :: home decor and accessories
:: day 6 :: roundup / link list