Posts Tagged ‘Upcycle’

DIY: Adult Tshirt to Kids Bomber Jacket Upcycle

DIY Adult Tshirt to Bomber Jacket by Candice Ayala

Hey guys, If you follow me on Instagram, this is old news! But I wanted to make sure I put it in a blog post just so I could catalog this make. I took an old Tshirt and turned it into a Bomber Jacket for #theSpiritedOne using the Ollie Bomber Jacket PDF Pattern by Sew […]

PRP 16 Week 2: The 90’s Refashioned

DIY Upcycled Dress by Candice Ayala

Happy Tuesday Lovelies! It’s Week #2 Season 16 for Project Run and Play and I just want to say THANK YOU for voting for my Circus inspired look from Week #1. I was 1st place for Community Public Votes but in total I ranked 2nd Place all in all, as I lost points from the judges […]

SEW SEW DEF Contributor Post #1

DIY Upcycle by Candice Ayala

Happy Monday Guys! I’m so excited to finally share SOME of the details of my UPCYCLING (part 1) contributor post  for Issue #1 of Sew Sew Def Digital Magazine where I transformed one of my old denim shirts and a some fabric into a two piece outfit for my daughter. “Sew Sew Def is devoted to filling […]

DIY – Creating a LINED Child’s Dress from an Adult Shirt

How to Create a LINED toddler dress from an Adult Shirt

Happy Thursday guys! I know its been a minute since my last blog post but it’s been so incredibly busy! I’ve been focusing a lot of time on http://www.SewingPortfolios.com and building our user database.  *brace yourself for shameless plugin to follow*   SewingPortfolios.com is an online worldwide community where sewers of all different levels and […]

Earth Day Blog Hop – Upcycle Round Up

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Hello Lovelies! Today I’m participating in the Earth Day Blog Hop hosted by Lulu and Celeste in honor of Earth Day. Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22 – on this day especially people worldwide demonstrate a unified support for protecting the environment, like beach clean ups or making a conscious effort to conserve […]

DIY Upcycle Child’s Kimono from Adult Skirt

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Happy Hump Day Guys! So last week I went to Goodwill to drop off some stuff the kids no longer use and I decided to go inside to see if I could find anything interesting. I’m glad I did because I came across this gorgeous adult skirt covered in detailed embroidery with beaded trim on the hem. I […]

Father’s Day Upcycle: Daddy’s Shirt to Daughter’s Dress

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Hey guys! So I’m pretty excited about this DIY upcycle because I absolutely love recycling old clothes to make new ones, AND because I got to make something for Abigail from something that belongs to her favorite guy for Father’s Day. The first time I made a tunic for her from Daddy’s shirt she never wanted to […]

From Skirt Jumper to Bubble Pants Jumper – KCW Winter Challenge – UPCYCLED

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Happy Saturday My Lovelies!!! So, I hadn’t planned on doing another upcycle for Kids Clothes Week (You can view the FIRST ONE HERE)…. BUT I just couldn’t get this bubble jumper idea out of my head! We all know what happens when that occurs …I can’t function properly until I bring my ideas to life. TRUESTORY. This jumper fell way […]