Vintage Shirt to Fall Infinity Scarf!


We still enjoy plaid in moderation — and this is the perfect way to enjoy it! Take that old plaid shirt — or any old shirt with a pattern you like — and turn it into an infinity scarf. Kristen shows you how easy it is to refashion — you can do it too in minutes!

Thrift Store Refashion: Fall Infinity Scarf! at It Comes Full Circle

Easy Braided Ribbon Headband Refashion



Got a tired headband? (Or even one from the dollar store?) Grab some ribbon — and perhaps some girls who need something to do — and check out this awesome how-to (there’s even a video link in the comments) — and make cute headbands to match any and every outfit!

Headband Refashion at Skip to my Lou

Flared Pants to Skinny Capris!




Our favorite refashion go-to gal Meggipeg has this great way to update flared pants (not so in right now) to cute skinny capris (so in right now). And capris are perfect for the warm late summer weather! Check out her full tutorial and update your closet!

Refashion flared pants into skinny cuffed capris – a tutorial at Meggipeg 

Little Boys’ Shorts from Men’s Dress Shirt

boys shorts from mens dress shirt


There may be a hint of fall in the air, but, at least where I live, there’s plenty of shorts weather ahead. That’s why I love this refashion — inevitably, as summer wanes, little boys have just about destroyed their summer shorts and need more … so why not refashion some? Check out this awesome sewing tutorial and make some boy-approved shorts from a men’s dress shirt!

Shorts Tutorial (from a shirt) at Saltwater Kids

Cute Girls’ Dress from T-Shirts!



This is a fun idea for creating your own girls’ dresses — from two inexpensive t-shirts! Steph added these cute hearts to the front, but you could add any embellishment you like — or none! Check out her awesome directions — and try it  yourself!

Craft Tutorial: Refashion Two T Shirts into a Girls Dress at The Silly Pearl

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

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

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

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

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