Stylish Remakes: Upcycle Your Old T's, Sweats and Flannels into Trendy Street Fashion Pieces

Stylish Remakes: Upcycle Your Old T's, Sweats and Flannels into Trendy Street Fashion Pieces

by Violette Room


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Apply the latest upcycle fashion ingenuity to upcycle your tired old clothes and thrift store finds into trendy new threads!

Stylish Remakes shows you how to give new attitude to the stuff you have had in your closet for years. And it's so easy! With just a little time cutting and sewing, you can create fun and funky new pieces from old flannel shirts, tees, sweats, bandanas and more. It's inexpensive (often practically free!) and fun to do. And it's completely up to you to create your own personal fashion style!

Salvage old duds and morph them into something completely new with this easy-to-follow upcycle sewing book:

  • Add a fun and fancy bow or collar to your favorite tee or sweatshirt
  • Make a dress or bag from a handful of old bandana scarves
  • Combine a skirt and top to create a unique new dress or tunic
  • Craft a fashionable new skirt or dress from a pair of old flannel shirts
  • Tie ruffles and bows to feminize a man's shirt
  • Embellish your favorite tees, sweats, and other odd bits-and-pieces to create one-of-a-kind creations

You can do all this with no previous sewing experience and a minimum of time and fuss. Anyone can do it, and anyone can wear it. Just open this book and grab some old classic duds from your drawers. Then create your own personal fashion style!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780804849869
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
Publication date: 08/08/2017
Pages: 96
Sales rank: 583,765
Product dimensions: 7.70(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Founded by Bunka Fashion Institute graduate Mari Hamano in 2009, Violette Room is a Japanese fashion company that takes inspiration from all parts of the world to make everyday clothing in relaxed silhouettes and comfortable fabrics, with details inspiring a sense of nostalgia.

Table of Contents


01 Embellished Bow T-shirt 06

02 Dress with Lace Skirt 07

03 Long Tank Top 08

04 Cat T-shirt 09

05 All-In-One Shorts 10

06 Children's Romper 11

Flannel Shirts

07 Half-and-Half Dress 12

08 Jacket with Gathered Waist 14

09 Big Bow Blouse 15

10 Coat Dress 16

11 Half-and-Half Skirt 17


12 Stripes and Liberty Print Dress 18

13 Cardigan with Detachable Collar 19

14 Tunic from an Oversized Scarf 20

15 Pouch 21

College Sweats

16 Animal Print Collar Top 22

17 Tube Top Dress 23

13 Half-and-Half Big Tunic 24

19 Hoodie Dress 25

20 Coat with Scarf Collar and Details 27

21 Scarf Motif Charms 28

22 Trench Coat Poncho 29


23 Patchwork Dress 30

24 Child's Camisole and Skirt 31

25 Drawstring Purse 32

Let's Upcycle! 33

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Stylish Remakes: Upcycle Your Old T's, Sweats and Flannels into Trendy Street Fashion Pieces 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
NatoshaM More than 1 year ago
Taking old clothing and making it into something different is so much fun with this book. I love. So creative and exciting to use this book and make some fashionable styles with clothes I own, love the east to follow patterns also!