You will need
  • - old things;
  • different fabric, leatherette;
  • - sewing machine;
  • - needle, scissors, thread, ruler, crayons;
  • - the decorative ornaments and accessories.
The first thing to work on is a large knitted sweater. Probably, you already do not wear, in spite of its quality, because the modern outerwear keeps you warm. Of the knitted fabric makes a wonderful bag. So.
a) Strut sweater, iron the.
b) Tailor two identical parts for bags-wallets, it can be rectangles, squares, trapezoids – all what you like. Approximate dimensions: width – 40 cm height – 30 cm.
(c) of lining fabric, and best of quilted polyester batting (it will give the density of the product) tailor the same parts, but with dimensions of a centimeter less than described above. It will serve as a lining for bags.
(d) Sostrochite side and bottom seams, treat.
e) Now pass the lining in the crocheted part of the bag. To process the top edge, tailor leatherette obtachku, pristrochite it to the top of the bag so that it concealed both edges (unprocessed knitted fabric and lining).
(f) the Pens run out of leather in these bags they are mounted with decorative hardware. Make leather tabs, thread them in a metal ring and pristrochite the resulting details to knitted fabric just below the piping. The end of the handles thread into the rings and secure.
(g) as a decoration you can use large wood beads.
(h) Fasteners for such bags will serve as a metal button.
Every girl in the closet several pairs of jeans from them you could end up with a mini skirt. Try.
a) Take unnecessary jeans, preferably wide or flared. Strut stepper inner seams.
(b) the Bottom edge where the fabric is already worn and wiped, cut. The upper part of the jeans length to the level of mini-shorts, too, should be cut in order to obtain a smooth canvas. The resulting pieces of fabric athlete.
c) Measure your hips, add to the result of 20-25 cm
d) Now on denim (it is a 2-piece from leg) it should be noted these sizes. Skirt length – mini, at your discretion, a width of, for example, hip is 90 cm, plus 20 cm, 110 cm
e) you now have a skirt of two parts. Sew and finish the side and bottom seams.
f) Take the black elastic and pristrochite it on the upper edge. Also with rubber bands collect all the cloth. Perform parallel seams 5-6 cm on the skirt.
(g) This model completely hugs the figure and looks great, adding the applique of shells and beads.
What can be done with old shirts? The most simple is the new Mike.
a) Lay out the shirt and nemalite the lines corresponding cutouts "Mikey shoes". Cut off the sleeves, deepen armhole and make a V-neck.
(b) the edge of the fabric can be treated on the serger.
(c) That Mike does not look boring, you can make imitation beads and chains. To do this, collect a string of beads of different textures and secure it at the shoulder seams of the shirt. Then sew the metal chain in the same place, but of greater length. By analogy, create a cascade of ornaments using beads, glass beads, decorative pendants.
This is such a simple way you update your wardrobe.