DIY Kids Sweater dress Refashion



It’s hard to believe that this was a VEST!!!! See the before, after and get the low down on how to create it! SO simple yet makes a statement!

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Summer Cardigan from Sweater!

summer cardi

I love this sweater refashion! This cardi is so cute with the shorter sleeves, and Jen’s step-by-step picture tutorial makes it easy for you to refresh and refashion one of your cardigans into a summer staple!

(refashion) Summer Cardi at iCandy Handmade

Add Contrasting Print Fabric to a Chunky Knit Sweater

This is such a fun way to make a sweater more colorful. And it’s Anthropologie-inspired! Try adding fabric in a contrasting print to a chunky knit: the patterns and textures both contrast and make it a head-turner.

Tan floral sweater refashion

Check out how she did this at Grosgrain!

Add Heart-Shaped Elbow Patches to a Sweater

Perfect for Valentines Day! But you could use this shape year-round — or just use it for inspiration to create your own shaped elbow patch embellishments.

Elbow Patch Sweater Refashion

Check out how to make this at abeautifulmess!

Coming soon: refashioned accessories!

“Right-size” An Oversized Sweater

Awesome idea if you have a sweater that is way too big — here’s how to cut it down to size.

Giant sweater refashion

Check the full tutorial out at Refashion Mama!

Sweater refashions still to come!

Add Texture: Make A “Bumpy” Sweater

This is such a fun idea! Add texture to an otherwise run-of-the-mill sweater — and make it a signature piece.

Bumpy Sweater Refashion

Check the full tutorial out at Grosgrain!

Sweater? More are coming your way.

V-Neck Sweater to Cardigan

One of my favorite parts of this refashion is the floral trim: it adds such a feminine touch!

Sweater to Cardigan Refashion

Check the full tutorial out at Feather’s Flights!

More sweater refashions coming your way!

Floral Trim Sweater

I love this idea — adding a contrasting border. But the floral print takes it to a new level entirely. You might try experimenting with other patterns — be bold!


Check out the full tutorial at Pins and Needles!

Check back in because we have more refashioned sweaters coming your way.

Braided Sweater Embellishment

This is so adorable! This is a great way to add a braided embellishment to a sweater, and it’s easier than it looks.

Braided Sweater Embelishment Refashion

Check the whole tutorial out at Grosgrain!

More sweater coming your way!

Fabric Ties Sweater

This is a great way to update a sweater — you’ll need two old sweaters or just one sweater and some fabric. Whatever you choose, it’s a stylish update!


Check out the full tutorial at Old Rags!

More sweater refashions coming your way!