Instructables
Back to School: Make Old Clothes New! offers 20 fast and easy ways to recycle used clothes into a NEW and stylish wardrobe! Each project comes from Instructables.com, and contains pictures for each step, so you can get crafting today!
Students will learn sewing basics, like how to follow a pattern and using a zigzag stitch, as well as a few more advanced techniques, like making a shirred waistband for a skirt. It can also teach students how to use recycled materials to make new and practical items. Just for fun, there is also a lesson in applying paint to cloth.