Old Sweaters Become a Wintry Wreath

Design Dining Diapers sweaters before

At Design, Dining + Diapers, Taryn found these sweaters on a 50% clearance at…wait for it…Goodwill.  At a price she couldn’t refuse, Taryn took them home for a cold winter’s night of crafting.

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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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Upcycled Sweater Turns into Autumn Art

Posed Perfection sweater before

This faded orange cable knit sweater was headed for the rag bag when Nici rescued it from a yard sale, along with an embroidery hoop.  She used both castoffs to make some delightful fall decor over at Posed Perfection. First, Nici created a cardboard template the size of her embroidery hoop.  She covered it with {…Read More…}

Baby Clothes from a Sweater

Awesome Sauce sweater before

Over at Awesome Sauce & Asshattery, Sheri has some great ideas for upcycling old adult clothing into kids’ clothing.  For instance, she used a single sweater to make four funky new clothing items for her little one.

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Argyle Sweater Pillow

Jenny from DIY Newlyweds was inspired by all the sweater pillows floating around to make one of her own. She started with an old argyle sweater that had been hanging out in her Goodwill pile. I love how Jenny utilized the argyle print and added the cute rosette from the excess fabric. This is a {…Read More…}