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 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!

DIY Kids Sweater Dress from MelissaEsplin.com

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!

“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!

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.

Zebra Scarf Sweater

This “zebra” black and white-striped scarf gives a nice contrast to the red sweater — and is great inspiration for updating your plain sweater.

Check out this full tutorial at Tatertots and Jello (one of our favorite sites for obvious reasons).

More sweaters coming soon!

Plain to Striped, Embellished Cardigan

This is such a fun way to prep up a plain sweater! I love the frog closures on this. The way she used the faux undershirt to add more embellishment is brilliant!

Check out the full tutorial at Grosgrain.

Check in with us for more sweater refashions this month!

Plain White Sweater to Anthro-inspired Ruffled Cardi

I love how she just used a t-shirt for the ruffles! The alternating ribbed and smooth ruffles add texture and interest.

Check out the full tutorial at Welcome to the gOOD life!

We are doing more sweater refashion this month so keep checking in!

Scrunched Sweater Refashion

How darling is this!? I love how Bethany scrunched the sweater up a bit!

Check out the full tutorial at Lil’ Bit & Nan by Bethany.

Check in more to see more tutorials on how to refashion sweater.