totally fun and bright addition to your kitchen – sweater trivet – tutorial at craftypod

sweater trivet


LOVE LOVE LOVE this. Love the recycled leather and the printed buttons. Inspired by Sister Diane’s book “Kanzashi in Bloom“. AWESOME. Link to tutorial via Sister D’s tweets.


LOVE this. Reuse to Reduce and Redcycle, ribbons to raise awareness for upcycling. Link to tutorial. via SwissMiss (as well as image).


I just love refashioned outfits. On the weekend my daughter and I made a few skirts from t-shirts. Lots of fun and totally practical and easy too. Here are some more recent refashion tutorials I have seen lately.

refashioned shirt to dress

Mens shirt turned into a shirred child’s dress [pic]
Mens shirt turned into a jumper dress
t-shirt to night shirt
reversible slouchy beret from t-shirt
girly twirly whirly dress from a cut down woman’s tiered skirt
big boy pants from sweat shirts
kids lounge pants from adult t-shirts
sweater and punjabi shirt mash-up
secretary dress refashion
scarf to skirt
men’s jeans to wrap skirt
cowboy shirt to toddler dress
diy maternity pants
busted skirt to toddler skirt
pillowcase to toddler dress
wool soaker pants from recycled sweaters

[thanks craft gossip and wardrobe refashion]

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[via curbly] tutorial at craft stylish.