Category Archive: Upcycling

Oct 02

How To Make A Dog Collar From An Old Belt

This simple step by step tutorial of how to make a dog collar from an old belt is a great way to upcyle a thrift store find into a adjustable dog collar. Some of those old vintage leather belts have amazing craftsmanship in the detailed designs that you just don’t find anymore and your dog …

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Sep 28

Sew A Regular Skirt Into A Maternity Skirt In Ten Minutes

This simple method of how to sew (refashion) a regular skirt into a maternity skirt in ten minutes will help you save a tons of money. If you do not want to use skirts from your current wardrobe, you can find some beautiful thrifty skirts at a thrift store to sew a comfortable knit stretch …

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Sep 23

How To Sew T-Shirts Into A Random Ruffles Skirt

This step by step tutorial of How To Sew T-Shirts Into A Random Ruffles Skirt is a great way to upcycle old shirts into asymmetrical flowing skirt you will love to wear. The great thing about this method is that you can actually use a t shirt cut off across the front at armpit level …

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Sep 11

Old Bathroom Vanity into Built In Bed

This tour of how an old bathroom vanity was re purposed into a built in bed with underneath storage is an amazing way to frugally create a special place for a person to sleep. I wish this was a step by step tutorial but it does walk you through the concept which you could use …

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Aug 17

Re Purpose Chicken Feed Sack Reusable Grocery Bag Sewing Project

Re Purpose Chicken Feed Sack Reusable Grocery Bag Sewing Project

This way to re purpose an empty chicken feed sack into a reuseable grocery bag is a simple sewing project that can be made in a single afternoon but used for years to come. These upcycled chicken feed grocery bags are worth the effort to make and take to the store each time because of …

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Aug 13

Back To School Cool Comic Book Shoes Project

These back to school cool comic book shoes are an amazing upcycled project that can give a second life to a pair of scuffed faded shoes. WOW, these fabulously trendy but unique shoes are Big Bang Theory kinda cool that can be made really inexpensively and each pair is one of a kind. Visit us …

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May 24

Upcyled Vintage Rolling Pin Towel Rack DIY Project

Upcyled Vintage Rolling Pin Towel Rack DIY Project This upcycled vintage rolling pin towel rackDIY project is a unique way to add a playful cooking inspired flare in your kitchen all while re purposing an item that has been used to make many meals. A dish towel can easily slide upon and off because of …

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