Make a warm and cozy sweater dress you'll love to wear all winter. Combine 2 thrift store sweaters into a simple dress that can be made in an afternoon.

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Step 1: Chop Up the Turtleneck Sweater

Cut out the sleeves and turtleneck of the gray sweater.

<p>You go girl!!! Love it!!</p>
<p>I love this!!! Thank you!!! </p>
<p>Did you use a zigzag or a straight stitch? The gray sweater had pockets. Where did they go?</p>
<p>I used a serger, but you can make this on a sewing machine with a zig zag stitch. I highly recommend this great tutorial on sewing sweater knits.</p><p><a href="http://www.itsalwaysautumn.com/2015/02/23/sew-sweater-knits-tips-tricks-giveaway.html" rel="nofollow">http://www.itsalwaysautumn.com/2015/02/23/sew-swea...</a></p><p>The grey sweater had pockets at the bottom that I sewed closed and used for the back of the dress. </p>
<p>I really admire your work. I may try something soon.</p>
<p>If you do, please share! I'd LOVE to see your work.</p>

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