Trash to couture

Transform trash into couture fashion pieces with these creative ideas. Unleash your inner fashion designer and create unique and sustainable outfits that will turn heads.
Trash To Couture: DIY Cutout Striped shirt Clothes, Fashion, Tops, Giyim, Stylish, Style, Cut Shirts, My Style, Moda

I had this striped French top for awhile now and just couldn't seem to get rid of it. I loved the wide stripes, boatneck collar, and 3/4 sleeves. The problem wasn't the overall look but it was too snug to wear comfortable. Instead of getting rid of it I wanted to refashion it into something I could wear. At first I thought a cardigan but I have plenty of those. I eventually came up with this interesting cut out detail on the back using stretchy strips of knit. It added that extra width I…

Coisas de Diva
Boho Chic, Couture, Diy Clothing, Boho Fashion, Embellished Skirt, Couture Sac, Upcycle Clothes, Diy Jeans, Pullover

Supplies: Pair of husband's old jeans. Started to basket weave my husband's terribly old jeans. I wanted to make a jacket but ran out of denim for the sleeves. For now it is an amazingly textured vest. Look forward to finding another pair to add sleeves. Cut denim into panels. Rip strips leaving an edge intact. Cut extra strips and weave. Cut pattern. Pin all edges and sew all around...Put together.

Morgan Soderholm
Couture, Diy Jacket Refashion, Upcycle Clothes, Sewing Clothes Women, Diy Clothes Refashion, Sewing Clothes, Diy Bomber Jacket, Clothing Hacks, Upcycle Sewing

On set for "It's Sew Easy." I got a crazy response in regard to this refashioned blouse into a bomber jacket. It's exactly how I did the men's shirt upcycle "Button Down to Bomber" tutorial here. Full video is here as well... I actually was going to give this blouse away and before leaving for my "It's Sew Easy TV" taping I whipped it up so I could wear it on set for the episode on "Button Down to Bomber." It fit me perfect so all I had to do was add the rib knit from Organic Cotton Plus and…