Thrifted Dress to Summer Maxi Skirt!

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We love this project! Beth found a thrift store dress with a disastrous cut but a cute fabric and reworked it into this light and summery maxi skirt. She shows you just what she did — and you can do the same!

DIY Summer Maxi Skirt Refashion Tutorial at The Renegade Seamstress

Casual Skirt from Baggy Sweatpants

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Admit it; we all have a baggy pair of sweatpants around the house that are too big! But Audie shows you how to turn those castoffs into a casual skirt that’s perfect for warm-weather lounging. It takes a few steps, but when you’re done you’ll have a cute and comfy skirt — complete with pockets! Since it’s at Instructables, you can expect a detailed, photo-illustrated step-by-step guide!

Refashion Sweatpants into a Cute Skirt at Instructables.

Women’s Skirt to Girls’ Dress

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We love this easy skirt-to-dress refashion, and it’s perfect for a warm summer’s day! Got a lightweight skirt in your closet you don’t wear? Refashion it for the little one! Amanda shows you the simple steps.

The Mini Maxi {a refashion} at The Little Giggler

 

T-Shirts to Summer Skirt!

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Heather and daughter Hales hit on the perfect combination of style and modesty with this awesome skirt refashion. It takes a couple of  t-shirts and a sewing machine (check out Heather’s awesome machine) … but it’s a pretty easy project! Check out their step-by-step how-to!

Shirt to Skirt | T-shirt Refashion at Whipperberry

Easy Red White and Blue Skirt

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When summer rolls around, there’s nothing better than comfy. Well, I love comfy all through the year, but especially when it’s warm! I love Jen’s easy-to-make skirt instructions — and the red, white and blue fabric is perfect for patriotic get-togethers. Check out her comfy skirt and easy how-to steps.

Easiest skirt ever, with a bit of bubble at The Crafting Fiend

Make a Skirt From A Men’s Dress Shirt!

Fonda took inspiration from shirt-to-skirt tutorials — and added her own flair and her own tips to help you try it without the pain! Steal a shirt from your husband (or significant other or purchase it (don’t steal it) from a thrift shop) … and make your own lightweight summer skirt!

Men’s dress shirt to skirt at SouthernScraps

 

Refashion Sheets Into Vintage-style Skirts!!

A vintage pattern is a vintage pattern — no matter what fabric you find it on! Amanda shows you how to make cute vintage-style skirts — made from vintage sheets! She offers step-by-step instructions and some great hints for finding vintage sheets — give it a try!

Upcycled Circle Skirt Tutorial at Ninth Street Notions

 

“Lace for Days” Skirt

Check out what Leanne made from a lot of lace and a pencil skirt. Her project used a pencil skirt as a pattern, but using her detailed directions you could refashion a pencil skirt into this beautiful lace skirt. It’s definitely a showstopper of a sewing project. It’ll involve some patience but if you have the skills it’s worth the effort — just look at it!

Lace for Days Skirt at Elle Apparel