Oversized Cardigan Upcycle Project with the Sustainable Seamstress

Oversized Cardigan Upcycle with The Sustainable Seamstress

“Upcycled in this video is an over-sized and unflattering cardigan sweater,  tailored to the correct size and re-purposed  with a thrifted appliqued t-shirt to refashion the cardigan sweater into a wearable fashionable eco-friendly handmade wardrobe essential. ” Watch the video DIY:   The Sustainable Seamstress is dedicated to slow fashion. Upcycled clothing for a large … [ Read More at SWN! ]

capsule wardrobe sewing with alisa shay

15 Free Basic Sewing Patterns for a Capsule Wardrobe with Alisa Shay

  Alisa Shay from Thoughtful Creativity shares fifteen free sewing patterns for a basic capsule wardrobe that you can make yourself with beautiful fabrics.  Alisa also offers some very good suggestions for altering, lengthening, shortening, and customizing these basic garments to suit your own style, the seasons, and your budget. Make sure you subscribe to … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sew a Sequin Cardigan Sweater for the Holidays

Fashion & Accessories for the Holidays from Mode

Check out Fashion & Accessories for the Holidays by Sew Whats New at Mode Four Seasons Knit Dress Kit – $19.97 from: Craftsy Try Craftsy Unlimited, watch everything free!

Floor Length Cardigan Sweater Sew Along! - with MimiG + 12 More Cardigan DIY's

Floor Length Cardigan Sweater Sew Along! – with MimiG + 12 More Cardigan DIY’s

An EASY modification to a commercial sewing pattern to create a floor-length cardigan sweater with knit fabric by MimiG.  For fabric links, suggestions, discount code and pattern info go to http://lowpricefabric.blogspot.com. More cardigan sewing tutorials and projects at SWN: How to Sew a Cocoon Shawl Cardigan Thrifty Autumn Sewing: Upcycled Peplum Cardigan Sweater Video: How … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Simple Vest Pattern + Sewing Tutorial

Simple Circle Vest Pattern – Free PDF + Sewing Tutorial

Here’s how to sew a circle scarf or vest for a quick fashion accessory project you’ll love all year round.  Circle vests and scarves can be created from any fabric that has no distinguishable right or wrong side.  A nice soft tweed style wool, winter fleece, or a solid color double knit works with this project.  This free … [ Read More at SWN! ]

How to Sew a Cocoon Shawl Cardigan

How to Sew a Cocoon Shawl Cardigan

Learn how to sew an easy, cocoon style shawl cardigan.  It’s a simple, FREE sewing pattern and video tutorial in two parts, by Rin of Sew in Love.   You can sew your cardigan using any knit fabric.  Rin used bamboo jersey knit and you can see some lovely bamboo fabric from FabricMart here.     More sewing … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Upcycled Peplum Cardigan Sweater

Thrifty Autumn Sewing: Upcycled Peplum Cardigan Sweater – Free Tutorial from Stitchless TV

Upcycled Peplum Cardigan Sweater:  Learn how to upcycle an existing cardigan sweater with a vintage scarf to make a pretty peplum flounce. Tree from Stitchless TV sewing channel, shows us how to gather a vintage scarf to form a beautiful peplum. This free sewing tutorial takes just 20 minutes!  Update and freshen your wardrobe on the cheap … [ Read More at SWN! ]