Upcycled Tshirt Scarf for Kids

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Last week I shared some tshirt refashions and upcycles over at Infarrantly Creative.  I’ve got plenty of material for these, since between the two of us, my husband and I have a stack of almost 75 old tees!  Here’s one I made with my daughter, Kayla.

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Whimsical Squirrel Pins from Scraps

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Nicole from The Felted Fox shares a problem that many crafters will be familiar with.  ”When I first started to sew, every piece of fabric seemed important.  After each project I would end up with a pile of scrap fabric that I just couldn’t bring myself to throw out,” she says.

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Warm Mittens from Worn Sweaters

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At Organized 31, Susan has been turning old sweaters into one of our favorite things:  warm woolen mittens!

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Changing a Cell Phone Case with Washi Tape

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When Krista’s husband surprised her with a new smartphone one fine day, she was excited about accessorizing it with a new case.  Unfortunately, the case she ordered wasn’t what she’d anticipated.  ”It was such a slippery case!  I felt like I was going to send it flying across the counter top with the slightest nudge,” she says at her blog, While He Was Sleeping.  After trying to make do for a few days, Krista decided to do something to make the case better.

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Lemonade from Lemons in the Summer, Mittens from Old Sweaters in the Winter

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Over at Craft Cravings, the cooler weather of Fall has been making Heather think about getting ready for winter.  One of her winter readiness projects has been turning old sweaters into cozy mittens.

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Cook Up a Little Somethin’ Wearing a Man’s Shirt

Love Grows Wild dress shirt before

Gotcha with that title, didn’t I?  I’m literally talking about cooking, thanks to this adorable apron that is made from a man’s dress shirt.  This upcycle comes from Liz over at Love Grows Wild.

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Pretty Clutch from Used Textiles

Sneezerville denim clutch

Over at Sneezerville, Britt combined a worn pair of trouser jeans and an old floral tablecloth to make a pretty accessory:  a clutch!

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Purse with the DNA of a Pair of Pants

With a Blast jeans to purse after

Over at With a Blast, Linda has a fun upcycling project to share.  She turned an old pair of jeans into a new sling bag.

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