Sweater to Girls’ Tunic and Leggings!



Even though it’s still warm here, the nights are turning cooler and the days are shorter … the perfect time for a cute outfit like this refashion! Kat took an old sweater and turned it into this cute girls’ outfit — tunic and leggings! She tells you how she did it — go get inspired!

Kat from Sew Chibi guesting on |day 26| Refashion Month Guest: Kat from Sew Chibi at House of Estrela

DIY girls arm warmers

diy arm warmers for girls

This could almost be a no sew project! It just depends on the style you want to create! This refashion is created from long socks! Just a few snips and some embellishments if you want them and your girls can be stylish and original!

DIY girls arm warmers from Brassy Apple

Easy Girl’s Cardigan Resize!



Jessica shows us how to solve a common problem: no cute cardigans in the right size for the cute model! So, she shows us how to choose the right cardigan to make over … and how to do it!

The Mini Me Cardigan at Happy Together

DIY kids MineCraft Tshirt

diy minecraft tees


Your kids are sure to go CRAZY over this DIY Minecraft tees!!!! They will definitely be the talk of their friends at school showing up in something they all love! And easy enough with a plain tee and a few supplies.

DIY kids MineCraft Tshirt from MommaD and DaBoyz

DIY kids SuperHERO Tee

diy superhero tee


Sometimes their tshirts SCREAM the character they love and sometimes it’s a more subtle “code”. I love this DIY superhero look! Take those plain tees and make the “cool” for your kids this year!

DIY Kids SuperHERO Tee from I am Momma Hear me Roar

Toddler “Playground” Dress from T-Shirts


Is it any wonder that t-shirts are our favorite refashion materials? They’re soft, affordable and great for so many projects. We love this cute “playground dress,” perfect for back-to-school or, really, anytime! Nicole shows you just how to do it, step-by-step!

Tuttorial: The Playground Dress at Create & Delegate

Make a faux layered tee for kids!

MAKE A LONG sleeved tee



Extend your kids wardrobe from short sleeved for Summer to Long sleeved for fall without all the BULK! Get the how too and then get sewing!

Faux layered Tees for kids from My own Road

Girls’ Dress from Thrift Store Skirt


Ashley’s  15-minute refashion project is brilliant! It’s always hard to find dresses that are just the right length for a growing little girl, and this thrift-store skirt refashion does the trick. She shows you exactly how to make it — it’s easy — and also offers tips for choosing the best kind of dress to refashion!

The 15 MINUTE “Thrift Store Skirt” to “Girl’s Dress” Refashion at Make It & Love It

DIY Color Blocked Top

color block DIY tshirt


Color blocked tops are a fun way to take a plain top and give it some “umphf”! No sewing involved with this tutorial. It’s all done with fabric paint! Easy enough!

DIY color blocked NO SEW refashion from Merricks Art

Quick Fix: Pants to Capris!

quick pants update


We love this quick project Meg shared! She links to her full tutorial in the post. This is a great idea to update last year’s cute pants that your kids have grown out of — but they can still wear them as capris in the warm fall months! Check it out!

Quick fixes: another fast pants update at Meggipeg