Instructables: exploring - living - sweater http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:50:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easiest Custom Knit Dog Sweater Ever. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-Custom-Knit-Dog-Sweater-Ever/
Easiest Custom Knit Dog Sweater Ever. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/XEC0/HSVGJB7C/FZ0XEC0HSVGJB7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/XEC0/HSVGJB7C/FZ0XEC0HSVGJB7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/XEC0/HSVGJB7C/FZ0XEC0HSVGJB7C.SMALL.jpg katjap If you can knit a rectangle and sew a few pieces together this is a perfect beginner knit project for you and your dog to enjoy. This sweater consists of 4 knit garter stitch rectangles sewn together. If you can cast on and off, and  knit simple garter stitch, this pattern is for you. If you want ...
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 09:36:27 PDT
Quickly Remove Fabric Pills http://www.instructables.com/id/Quickly-Remove-Fabric-Pills/
Quickly Remove Fabric Pills - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/55T0/HSE92CYB/FCJ55T0HSE92CYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/55T0/HSE92CYB/FCJ55T0HSE92CYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/55T0/HSE92CYB/FCJ55T0HSE92CYB.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie A simple how-to for removing pills on your favorite sweater or piece of clothing with tools you already have at home. Clothes of all types, sizes, shapes, and fibers have pilled for all of time and will continue to pill into the future. While it's true that some sweaters or other woven garments tak...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 09:26:11 PST
Sweater Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweater-Bracelets/
Sweater Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/MXB7/HQEA3M3T/FUVMXB7HQEA3M3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/MXB7/HQEA3M3T/FUVMXB7HQEA3M3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/MXB7/HQEA3M3T/FUVMXB7HQEA3M3T.SMALL.jpg jodi8727 Hello all, My oldest DD wanted to make a bracelet for a sick friend, this is what we did.   I found myself ransacking my sweater stash to pick out colors she liked.  Went looking for beads and found a box of old jewelry to play with.   They chose the beads because they were colorful and some actual...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 01:05:18 PST
Mitten scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Mitten-scarf/
Mitten scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/UHE3/HQAB82VK/F3ZUHE3HQAB82VK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/UHE3/HQAB82VK/F3ZUHE3HQAB82VK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/UHE3/HQAB82VK/F3ZUHE3HQAB82VK.SMALL.jpg jodi8727 Hi all!! Just wanted to show what I did for my youngest DD.  We were getting ready to go out side and she was not happy with any of the glove and mitten choices available to her.   She kept complaining about the snow getting up her sleeves and making her arms cold.   Well I finally convinced her to ...
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 01:01:46 PST
Quik Shawl (Chop Stick) Pin http://www.instructables.com/id/Quik-Shawl-Chop-Stick/
Quik Shawl (Chop Stick) Pin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/Q83E/HQ9VG7H7/F5NQ83EHQ9VG7H7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/Q83E/HQ9VG7H7/F5NQ83EHQ9VG7H7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/Q83E/HQ9VG7H7/F5NQ83EHQ9VG7H7.SMALL.jpg ezman Introduction Shawls have been around for centuries.  They serve to keep warm, to complement an outfit or for symbolic reasons.  Just as shawls are used for different reasons, so they come in different shapes.  Sometimes shawls are worn loosely or draped off the shoulders and sometimes shawls are kep...
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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 07:22:39 PST
Blue Ugly Christmas Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-Ugly-Christmas-Sweater/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/GU63/HQ4QH6KX/FQEGU63HQ4QH6KX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/GU63/HQ4QH6KX/FQEGU63HQ4QH6KX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/GU63/HQ4QH6KX/FQEGU63HQ4QH6KX.SMALL.jpg sclausson Blue Ugly Christmas Sweater made with sparkle foam sheets, paper, pipe cleaners and fiberfill. Put fiberfill at bottom of sweater. Scraggle fiberfill to look like snow. Twist tan and brown pipe cleaners together, shape like antlers. Use large snowflake punch to make snowflakes from silver and white ...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 22:46:51 PST
Mr. T is Christmas!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mr-T-is-Christmas/
Mr. T is Christmas!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/8OD9/HQ0HSWJ7/FDP8OD9HQ0HSWJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/8OD9/HQ0HSWJ7/FDP8OD9HQ0HSWJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/8OD9/HQ0HSWJ7/FDP8OD9HQ0HSWJ7.SMALL.jpg cain2622 Not much to it, my favorite character when I was a boy on the front and a one eyed reindeer with a stach on the back.  Enjoy and have a great New Year! I used window "puffy drying" paint to give it the raised look.   It took about 6 hours to dry on each side, so you have to be patient before you ca...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 15:24:20 PST
Crochet Dog Sweater from Old Socks http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Dog-Sweater-from-Old-Socks/
Crochet Dog Sweater from Old Socks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/IU8M/HQ1E11OY/FPDIU8MHQ1E11OY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/IU8M/HQ1E11OY/FPDIU8MHQ1E11OY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/IU8M/HQ1E11OY/FPDIU8MHQ1E11OY.SMALL.jpg Teisha Have you ever wanted to turn some old, holey socks into something useful? Turns out you can cut them up and turn them into something resembling thick yarn. You can then use this yarn – which I’m here terming “sarn” (from sock yarn) – to crochet or knit something super thick and durable. I decided to...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 20:15:23 PST
Sweater for Mr. Turtle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweater-for-Mr-Turtle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/8R8B/HPZLLOFW/F3U8R8BHPZLLOFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/8R8B/HPZLLOFW/F3U8R8BHPZLLOFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/8R8B/HPZLLOFW/F3U8R8BHPZLLOFW.SMALL.jpg shyanna05 I made this sweater for my little brother as a Christmas gift. It was a hit! I did not have a sewing machine at the time (I ended up getting one for Christmas), so I crocheted one instead. Without a pattern, and as a newbie to crochet, I expected this to be a difficult task. I just started it out li...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 14:43:37 PST
Ugly Christmas Sweater -One for You and One for Your Pet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugly-Christmas-Sweater-One-for-You-and-One-for-You/
Ugly Christmas Sweater -One for You and One for Your Pet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 So glad that my creation was among the Finalists...but to WIN is just SUPER!!! Thank You for your votes and support! Ugly sweaters are everywhere!  But lets get creative and make a "Super Ugly" Sweater!!  At the end of this Instructable there is a BONUS, quick and super easy Ugly Sweater for your...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 21:52:19 PST
Your Grandma Would Be Proud Ugly Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Grandma-Would-Be-Proud-Ugly-Sweater/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/3QYG/HPYHMZU7/FV43QYGHPYHMZU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/3QYG/HPYHMZU7/FV43QYGHPYHMZU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/3QYG/HPYHMZU7/FV43QYGHPYHMZU7.SMALL.jpg Nik727 This ugly sweater is sure to win a prize, or at least some strange looks! Materials... Glue gun and/or needle and thread Anything ugly and/or Christmas related A plain sweater How to: It's super easy.  Rummage through old Christmas stuff, the back of your closet, and even Goodwill for random, wac...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 19:27:17 PST
Instructables Robot Hockey Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Hockey-Shirt/
Instructables Robot Hockey Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/9MPS/HPQOB4HN/FSK9MPSHPQOB4HN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/9MPS/HPQOB4HN/FSK9MPSHPQOB4HN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/9MPS/HPQOB4HN/FSK9MPSHPQOB4HN.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Team Ibles. Now get the puck outta here. What is more Fn manlier than getting geared up for a game of hockey...or not? There are no couch potato makers. Well, you need an authentic team jersey to give you that aggressive and imposing look when you go up against the other team. Missing a few teeth h...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 22:25:48 PST
Tacky Reindeer Christmas Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Tacky-Reindeer-Christmas-Sweater/
Tacky Reindeer Christmas Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/SDPF/HPOM2XGP/FPASDPFHPOM2XGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/SDPF/HPOM2XGP/FPASDPFHPOM2XGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/SDPF/HPOM2XGP/FPASDPFHPOM2XGP.SMALL.jpg jessicahenderson88 Tacky sweater parties are one of the most fun theme parties of the year! It's time to show your creativity & make a memorable shirt perfect for all of those holiday party pictures. I got this idea from a Pinterest pin. I would link it here, but I can't seem to find it anymore. Don't be too serious a...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 21:16:44 PST
Baby, It's Cold Outside! - A sweater turned legwarmer story http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Its-Cold-Outside-A-sweater-turned-legwarmer-s/
Baby, It's Cold Outside! - A sweater turned legwarmer story - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/958F/HPO2FILK/FF2958FHPO2FILK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/958F/HPO2FILK/FF2958FHPO2FILK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/958F/HPO2FILK/FF2958FHPO2FILK.SMALL.jpg VintageGams "Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire:  it is the time for home."  -  Edith Sitwell  It's also the time for a warm woolen sweater!  I once had such a sweater. A lovely cashmere and angora blend that I'd picked up...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 14:44:52 PST
Light-up Christmas Tree Ugly Sweater/Poncho http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-Christmas-Tree-Ugly-SweaterPoncho/
Light-up Christmas Tree Ugly Sweater/Poncho - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/I4OG/HPKAU3DC/F15I4OGHPKAU3DC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/I4OG/HPKAU3DC/F15I4OGHPKAU3DC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/I4OG/HPKAU3DC/F15I4OGHPKAU3DC.SMALL.jpg Toglefritz This Instructable will show you how to make a simple ugly sweater/poncho featuring a light-up Christmas tree. A couple days ago my fiancee and I attended an ugly sweater party to celebrate the holidays and the end of the fall semester. We decided to make her an ugly sweater using materials we had...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:17:19 PST
"A Christmas Story" Inspired Festive Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Christmas-Story-Inspired-Festive-Sweater/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/GXV0/HPG4MOBD/FY2GXV0HPG4MOBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/GXV0/HPG4MOBD/FY2GXV0HPG4MOBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/GXV0/HPG4MOBD/FY2GXV0HPG4MOBD.SMALL.jpg scooter76 If you have not seen "A Christmas Story" then this may not make sense to you (So please watch it, one of the best Christmas films ever) This is just an old sweater with felt cut-outs sewn on. Just look at that "soft glow of electric sex"
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 10:40:16 PST
Ugly Christmas Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugly-Christmas-Sweater/
Ugly Christmas Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/OIZI/HPFZRLPM/FIHOIZIHPFZRLPM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/OIZI/HPFZRLPM/FIHOIZIHPFZRLPM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/OIZI/HPFZRLPM/FIHOIZIHPFZRLPM.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid In this Instructable, Ms. Zoid and I will show you how we made this Ugly Christmas Sweater. This was created for a contest at work and we are not sure if it won yet. I will be sure to let you know when the judging finishes. Tools needed: Glue Gun Safety Pins Scissors Pom - Poms Ligh...
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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 13:49:47 PST
Skating Reindeer Christmas Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Skating-Reindeer-Christmas-Sweater/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/XZPV/HPFUNNMW/FC8XZPVHPFUNNMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/XZPV/HPFUNNMW/FC8XZPVHPFUNNMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/XZPV/HPFUNNMW/FC8XZPVHPFUNNMW.SMALL.jpg kevinpaul A fantastic sweater for an ugly sweater contest, if I do say so myself.
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 13:30:33 PST
Ugly Christmas Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugly-Sweater-1/
Ugly Christmas Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JXUP/HPCLJLSK/FKEJXUPHPCLJLSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JXUP/HPCLJLSK/FKEJXUPHPCLJLSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JXUP/HPCLJLSK/FKEJXUPHPCLJLSK.SMALL.jpg dwalls-fesik Ugly Sweater Basically I just gathered random Christmas ornaments along with red & white wool to make pom poms AND then started hand stitching it all on a old sweater. Ta da one ole big Ugly Sweater! :) Ugly null Ugly Christmas Sweater null
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 12:31:49 PST
Everything's better in this holiday sweater! http://www.instructables.com/id/Everythings-better-in-this-holiday-sweater/
Everything's better in this holiday sweater! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/OEYF/HPCE7HPK/FU1OEYFHPCE7HPK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/OEYF/HPCE7HPK/FU1OEYFHPCE7HPK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/OEYF/HPCE7HPK/FU1OEYFHPCE7HPK.SMALL.jpg basschica Based on the inspiration of an amazing holiday sweater I saw on Jimmy Fallon, I decided to make this.  I have some pretty amazing winter/holiday/Christmas sweaters that I've accumulated over the past few years including some great finds from thrift shops and Ebay, so I thought I had all I needed unt...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 11:16:09 PST
Ugly Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugly-Sweater/
Ugly Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/1V59/HPBJ2KU6/FX91V59HPBJ2KU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/1V59/HPBJ2KU6/FX91V59HPBJ2KU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/1V59/HPBJ2KU6/FX91V59HPBJ2KU6.SMALL.jpg mabarnhart An Easy Ugly Sweater Materials -A couple yards of Sweatshirt fabric -A Yard of battery operated LED Lights - a few bells bells cut out the main part of the sweatshirt 2x one for each side, you can base it of of a manufactured sweater. also cut out two sleeves, measure around you wrist and the...
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 12:58:54 PST
Upcycle Sweater Sleeves into Boot Socks or Legwarmers http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-Sweater-Sleeves-into-Boot-Socks-or-Legwarm/
Upcycle Sweater Sleeves into Boot Socks or Legwarmers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/C4X6/HPAOZ1NF/FI4C4X6HPAOZ1NF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/C4X6/HPAOZ1NF/FI4C4X6HPAOZ1NF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/C4X6/HPAOZ1NF/FI4C4X6HPAOZ1NF.SMALL.jpg SaintSalvage Here's how to upcycle a sweater's sleeves into boot socks. I chose this sweater because the ruffles don't sit correctly on me when I wear it as a cardigan, but the sleeve ruffle will be great for the top of a boot sock. Gather your supplies This is a project that needs few supplies. Gather: 1. Th...
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 09:45:27 PST
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY 2013 (Tipping the Ladder) http://www.instructables.com/id/UGLY-CHRISTMAS-SWEATER-DIY-2013-Tipping-the-Ladder/
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY 2013 (Tipping the Ladder) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/CWCU/HO7XMZ1D/FTMCWCUHO7XMZ1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/CWCU/HO7XMZ1D/FTMCWCUHO7XMZ1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/CWCU/HO7XMZ1D/FTMCWCUHO7XMZ1D.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack Woohoo! Made the top 12 again this year. Check out my video and the other finalists and let me know what you think....   Last year I assembled my first Ugly Christmas Sweater entitled "Stuck in the Chimney". My love for building costumes around Halloween, slightly spilled into th...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 10:15:01 PST
Mend and Make Do: Repairing Small Moth Holes in a Cashmere Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Mend-and-Make-Do-Repairing-Small-Moth-Holes-in-a-C/
Mend and Make Do: Repairing Small Moth Holes in a Cashmere Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/LLOK/HOHYGIUF/FWDLLOKHOHYGIUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/LLOK/HOHYGIUF/FWDLLOKHOHYGIUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/LLOK/HOHYGIUF/FWDLLOKHOHYGIUF.SMALL.jpg SaintSalvage How to repair small moth holes in a favorite soft, cozy and warm sweater.  I got one one of my favorite sweaters out of storage,and it had holes!!! Arrgh! Find all the holes on the sweater So.... find all the holes. Very simple, of course. Cover the holes with patches I bought a package of but...
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Thu, 28 Nov 2013 05:46:58 PST
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY (Stuck in the Chimney 2012) http://www.instructables.com/id/UGLY-CHRISTMAS-SWEATER-DIY/
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY (Stuck in the Chimney 2012) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/QBGK/HO237AHZ/FL5QBGKHO237AHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/QBGK/HO237AHZ/FL5QBGKHO237AHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/QBGK/HO237AHZ/FL5QBGKHO237AHZ.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack When Halloween officially ends. everyone immediately switches into festive mode. I used to get sad when costume making season ended, but then I discovered the art of the UGLY christmas sweater!  Now....some of you may have been to an ugly Christmas sweater party. Some of you may have an original be...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 12:49:18 PST
Upcycled Sweater - to Arm/Leg Warmers w/Phone Pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Sweater-to-ArmLeg-Warmers-wPhone-Pocket/
Upcycled Sweater - to Arm/Leg Warmers w/Phone Pocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/MAAE/HN824343/F8EMAAEHN824343.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/MAAE/HN824343/F8EMAAEHN824343.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/MAAE/HN824343/F8EMAAEHN824343.SMALL.jpg HollyMann If you want some arm warmers, boot toppers or leg warmers and don't want to spend any money - you can tweak an old sweater to make some great new things! That is what I did here with a sweater that was too small on me - I upcycled & transformed it into a pair of boot toppers and arm warmers with poc...
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 09:27:17 PDT
DIY Tangram Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tangram-Sweater/
DIY Tangram Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/8PTL/HMVJ1HMS/F6R8PTLHMVJ1HMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/8PTL/HMVJ1HMS/F6R8PTLHMVJ1HMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/8PTL/HMVJ1HMS/F6R8PTLHMVJ1HMS.SMALL.jpg Lumi Tangrams. Once you graduated to middle school you thought you’d never look back, but now, with a little bit of Inkodye you can dust off those tangrams and make a fashion statement. There are over 6500 possible shape configurations! You may have flashbacks about being last to pick a toy during 20 mi...
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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:40:56 PDT
Men's Knit Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Mens-Knit-Sweater/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/SPTH/HJ5ZIT70/FBFSPTHHJ5ZIT70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/SPTH/HJ5ZIT70/FBFSPTHHJ5ZIT70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/SPTH/HJ5ZIT70/FBFSPTHHJ5ZIT70.SMALL.jpg joker31698 Here are some pictures of a sweater that my wife just got done knitting!!! The pattern she used is from "Classic Elite Knits".  It should keep me warm during a cold winter. We did not know about the step by step since the pattern was from a published book.
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 16:22:06 PDT
Puppy Sweater : Recycled Socks http://www.instructables.com/id/Puppy-Sweater-Recycled-Socks/
Puppy Sweater : Recycled Socks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/TOM3/HHS9QW1F/FIHTOM3HHS9QW1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/TOM3/HHS9QW1F/FIHTOM3HHS9QW1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/TOM3/HHS9QW1F/FIHTOM3HHS9QW1F.SMALL.jpg tokyoloveandco When I first got Mia, she could sit in the palm of my hand. At night she would cuddle in her blanket, trying to stay out of the cold. As a toy breed, not even the XS dog sweaters would fit her. Here is a inexpensive way to recycle old socks for small dogs or puppies. Enjoy! What you will need: ...
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:20:05 PDT
Lace up sweater/ sweatshirt! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lace-up-sweater-sweatshirt/
Lace up sweater/ sweatshirt! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/N1KN/HGH6Q3CM/FRWN1KNHGH6Q3CM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/N1KN/HGH6Q3CM/FRWN1KNHGH6Q3CM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/N1KN/HGH6Q3CM/FRWN1KNHGH6Q3CM.SMALL.jpg PsychoticHatter I came up with this idea because I was thinking about the weather outside being hot and how my sweatshirt is black and too warm to wear outside now. I decided to come up with an idea that will work in the chilly weather and also in the warmer weather. This lace up sweater/ sweatshirt will work in th...
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Sat, 11 May 2013 12:40:17 PDT
Earmuff Hat (made from an old sweater) http://www.instructables.com/id/Earmuff-Hat-made-from-an-old-sweater/
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Sat, 13 Apr 2013 19:46:45 PDT
Revamp your old sweater- Low cost! http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamp-your-old-sweater-Low-cost/
Revamp your old sweater- Low cost! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/DTZZ/HERLV63U/F58DTZZHERLV63U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/DTZZ/HERLV63U/F58DTZZHERLV63U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/DTZZ/HERLV63U/F58DTZZHERLV63U.SMALL.jpg frankiefigs This instructable is very easy to do and very low cost! Materials: - An old sweater - Buttons (optional) -  2 feet of ribbon or lace - Needle and thread (or if you're fancy, sewing machine) Cutting and sewing For this step cut a 7 inch slit starting from the neckline down the sleeve in the middl...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 10:05:53 PDT
How to make a simple quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-simple-quilt/
How to make a simple quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/60A2/HD4VOC5P/FIK60A2HD4VOC5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/60A2/HD4VOC5P/FIK60A2HD4VOC5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/60A2/HD4VOC5P/FIK60A2HD4VOC5P.SMALL.jpg janecandy I made this quilt using recycled old sweaters and a towel, and an old blanket.  I made this for my puppy Jack, so he can stop stealing my blanket.  You can do this any size and colors you want, for puppies, your young kids, for yourself to cuddle with in front of the tv, smaller pieces for the seat...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2013 13:57:24 PST
Make Mittens from Old Sweaters DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Mittens-from-Old-Sweaters-DIY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/ZQJT/HBNXVJZJ/FHLZQJTHBNXVJZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/ZQJT/HBNXVJZJ/FHLZQJTHBNXVJZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/ZQJT/HBNXVJZJ/FHLZQJTHBNXVJZJ.SMALL.jpg creme de la craft Let's give those shrunken, worn out sweaters a second life by turning them into warm little mittens! With just a few simple materials and the most basic hand stitch you can do, you'll have your very own handcrafted mittens in minutes! Pick a sweater with lots of pattern or add your own decor with bu...
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Sun, 13 Jan 2013 09:51:52 PST
Make your own Adventure Time Rage Face Ugly Christmas Sweater! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Adventure-Time-Rage-Face-Ugly-Christ/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/27V5/HAUNLX2D/FJ227V5HAUNLX2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/27V5/HAUNLX2D/FJ227V5HAUNLX2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/27V5/HAUNLX2D/FJ227V5HAUNLX2D.SMALL.jpg thestylishgeek I was in the mood to make an Ugly Christmas Sweater and thought why not make it Adventure Time themed! Now what looks ugly in Adventure Time that I can put on a sweater? Hmmm...
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Tue, 18 Dec 2012 18:28:29 PST
Cowl-Neck Sweater from Fleece Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/Cowl-Neck-Sweater-from-Fleece-Blanket/
Cowl-Neck Sweater from Fleece Blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/YRS4/HA4MBKLO/FOWYRS4HA4MBKLO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/YRS4/HA4MBKLO/FOWYRS4HA4MBKLO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/YRS4/HA4MBKLO/FOWYRS4HA4MBKLO.SMALL.jpg hellovillain In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a comfy sweater with a cowl out of one of those fleece blankets I'm sure you have lying about the house. The large cowl in this sweater has a nice, draped effect, and also doubles as a hood. Fleece is a great, easy fabric to work with in the winter becau...
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Wed, 5 Dec 2012 09:36:36 PST
Cozy Leg Warmers w/ Hidden Heat Pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Leg-Warmers-w-Hidden-Heat-Pocket/
Cozy Leg Warmers w/ Hidden Heat Pocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/2RQQ/HABC52SX/FHY2RQQHABC52SX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/2RQQ/HABC52SX/FHY2RQQHABC52SX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/2RQQ/HABC52SX/FHY2RQQHABC52SX.SMALL.jpg carrielynneh I LOVE me some warm legs. It's the one appendage, if you will, that kind of gets cheated each winter. And why should it? Those poor legs endure so much. But don't fear my friends, it's all gonna change.  These leg warmers and heat packs will keep your legs so snuggly and warm. What's better is you'...
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Tue, 4 Dec 2012 23:13:15 PST
Repurposed sweater dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-sweater-dress/
Repurposed sweater dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/YSHD/HA4MNEE0/FR9YSHDHA4MNEE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/YSHD/HA4MNEE0/FR9YSHDHA4MNEE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/YSHD/HA4MNEE0/FR9YSHDHA4MNEE0.SMALL.jpg eecorbridge I was inspired by the racks of used sweaters at the thrift store the other day. I grabbed 5, hoping to come up with something amazing!!  What came was an adorable, comfortable sweater dress for my little toddler.  This is a very easy project for a beginner.  Depending on how you do it, you may not e...
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Tue, 4 Dec 2012 19:46:44 PST
Custom Fitted Winter Wrap Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Fitted-Winter-Wrap-Dress/
Custom Fitted Winter Wrap Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/BSSL/H9X3JGPS/FGCBSSLH9X3JGPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/BSSL/H9X3JGPS/FGCBSSLH9X3JGPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/BSSL/H9X3JGPS/FGCBSSLH9X3JGPS.SMALL.jpg IHeartJennysArt I never let a little cold weather stop me from wearing a dress. Last winter I found this awesome sweater fabric (the patten name is Kitty apparently) on sale at my local fabric store. I wrote this tutorial for making a custom fit wrap dress to make use of the fabric. I hope you enjoy! Measurement...
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Wed, 28 Nov 2012 17:18:01 PST
How to Make a Christmas Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Christmas-Sweater/
How to Make a Christmas Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/PGY0/H9T4LSAN/FQCPGY0H9T4LSAN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/PGY0/H9T4LSAN/FQCPGY0H9T4LSAN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/PGY0/H9T4LSAN/FQCPGY0H9T4LSAN.SMALL.jpg motie In this tutorial, we gleefully explain how to enhance your Christmas spirit! Step: 1 Gather your merry supplies to decorate your Christmas sweater. Prepare the main focus of your sweater. Attach your base with hot glue. Be cautious at all times. It is crucial to retain from burning yours...
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Tue, 27 Nov 2012 22:07:03 PST
upcycled sweater coffee sleeve/handwarmer http://www.instructables.com/id/upcycled-sweater-coffee-sleevehandwarmer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/MUUJ/H9G1A6JR/FE5MUUJH9G1A6JR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/MUUJ/H9G1A6JR/FE5MUUJH9G1A6JR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/MUUJ/H9G1A6JR/FE5MUUJH9G1A6JR.SMALL.jpg messymom How to make a coffee cup sleeve and handwarmer in one, using recycled wool
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Wed, 21 Nov 2012 13:16:53 PST
What to Do When Your Dachshund is Stuck in a Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/What-to-Do-When-Your-Dachshund-is-Stuck-in-a-Sweat/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/UHXW/H7ANSOLR/FWUUHXWH7ANSOLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/UHXW/H7ANSOLR/FWUUHXWH7ANSOLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/UHXW/H7ANSOLR/FWUUHXWH7ANSOLR.SMALL.jpg shellycaron So what do you do when you come home from school, work, or practice, and you find your dachshund stuck in one of your sweaters? Hmm...Let's go through the steps. 1. Stop whatever you're doing and stare 2. Chuckle to yourself 3. Yell to your family, "Come see this!" 4. Grab the good old camera 5. E...
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Thu, 20 Sep 2012 22:37:29 PDT
Back to School: Make Old Clothes New! http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-to-School-Make-Old-Clothes-New/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/75TG/H6738GDO/FMC75TGH6738GDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/75TG/H6738GDO/FMC75TGH6738GDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/75TG/H6738GDO/FMC75TGH6738GDO.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie 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 patter...
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Mon, 27 Aug 2012 12:19:17 PDT
Re-branding clothes http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-branding-clothes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/3IY9/H5W8ABNO/FJ03IY9H5W8ABNO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/3IY9/H5W8ABNO/FJ03IY9H5W8ABNO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/3IY9/H5W8ABNO/FJ03IY9H5W8ABNO.SMALL.jpg dancing_sam This hoody was rescued from a trash heap some time ago and was awaiting a solution to the rather noticeable branding smattered across the chest, which I wasn't keen on sporting.  Cue inspiration from Miriam Dym's logo removal service, via an awesome new initiative/movement: MEND*RS.  As the pictur...
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Fri, 17 Aug 2012 06:18:42 PDT
Sweater Re-make project http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweater-Re-make-project/
Sweater Re-make project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/H638/H3W5B2K0/F8BH638H3W5B2K0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/H638/H3W5B2K0/F8BH638H3W5B2K0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/H638/H3W5B2K0/F8BH638H3W5B2K0.SMALL.jpg AmoriLp For this project, I took an old sweater and added some cute accents to make it into something completely new. The changes include an open back with a sash and some ruffled cutouts on the sides. I hope you enjoy making this project your own. Step 1 - Choose your garment Before you begin, you'll ne...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 19:09:50 PDT
No-Sew Old Sweater into a New Cardigan http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Old-Sweater-into-a-New-Cardigan/
No-Sew Old Sweater into a New Cardigan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/0B54/GZUB3GK7/FVK0B54GZUB3GK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/0B54/GZUB3GK7/FVK0B54GZUB3GK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/0B54/GZUB3GK7/FVK0B54GZUB3GK7.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter Here is another No Sew way to recycle your old clothes. This project is inexpensive and will only take you 15 minutes to do! For this tutorial we will take old shirts and sweaters and turn them into cardigans! You can never have too many cardigans in my opinion! What You Will Need What You Will ...
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 15:01:42 PDT
Make a Potholder from a Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Potholder-from-a-Sweater/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/HRBM/GYR36K0C/F9UHRBMGYR36K0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/HRBM/GYR36K0C/F9UHRBMGYR36K0C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/HRBM/GYR36K0C/F9UHRBMGYR36K0C.SMALL.jpg skeinywoman I love all the instructables for ideas using old sweaters.  Here is another one; I hope you like it. You can make potholders! Any shape, square would be easiest. I chose to make a heart. Wool, cotton, or a blend of the two works best. Here is what you will need: Sweater Insulating material - I simp...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 13:04:04 PST
DIY big red heart sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-big-red-heart-sweater/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/FIV9/GY4RTZ51/FXAFIV9GY4RTZ51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/FIV9/GY4RTZ51/FXAFIV9GY4RTZ51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/FIV9/GY4RTZ51/FXAFIV9GY4RTZ51.SMALL.jpg Nataliescreations An easy DIY project that yield a beautiful, fashion forward gift for your special someone on Valentine's day! If you like to see more, please visit my blog: http://nataliecreations.tumblr.com/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2012 15:59:53 PST
Upcycled Sweater/Fabric Coat http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Elf-Coat/
Upcycled Sweater/Fabric Coat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/KSTI/GXTKPCKM/F3JKSTIGXTKPCKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/KSTI/GXTKPCKM/F3JKSTIGXTKPCKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/KSTI/GXTKPCKM/F3JKSTIGXTKPCKM.SMALL.jpg fluffydragon I'm putting this Instructable together for the Sew Warm contest this year. I've seen many of these marvious creations on Etsy, and hadn't yet made my own.  A couple months ago, a friend and I were at the mall and he was like 'what happened to that coat thing you were gonna do?" and I was like, OH YE...
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Fri, 20 Jan 2012 14:29:56 PST
Upcycle a Wool Sweater Into a Hooded Circle Scarf and Leg Warmers http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-a-Wool-Sweater-Into-a-Hooded-Circle-Scarf-/
Upcycle a Wool Sweater Into a Hooded Circle Scarf and Leg Warmers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/LGFI/GWF5TUZ2/FXQLGFIGWF5TUZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/LGFI/GWF5TUZ2/FXQLGFIGWF5TUZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/LGFI/GWF5TUZ2/FXQLGFIGWF5TUZ2.SMALL.jpg rchandsa The cool thing about wool is that when you put it though the dryer it felts it so that you can cut the sweater without finishing the edges.    I decided to take advantage of this felted sweater and make hooded infinity scarf and leg warmers with this sweater.  I was lucky that this was a cowl neck s...
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