Upcycle Fashion

Customise. Upcycle. Re-fashion. Pimp up.

Whatever you call it, our brand-new Upcycle Fashion projects will provide all the information and inspiration you need to get creative and add some unique fizz to your fashion.

Get started!

Step 1

How difficult would you like the project?

Step 2

Pick a garment to upcycle

Step 3

Some projects require you to have a sewing machine

Upcycle Fashion

16 projects to try

Turn a dress into a playsuit

Refashion a dress into an on-trend playsuit

Dress
Beginner

Required

Refashion a maxi-dress into pyjama bottoms

Make some cool pyjama bottoms with a cotton or jersey maxi dress you no longer wear

Dress
Beginner

Required

Jacket to Waistcoat

Transform a blazer or jacket into a statement waistcoat

Jacket
Intermediate

Required

Extreme patching

Customise your jeans with colourful patches. Also a great way to cover holes, rips, or stains.

Trousers & Jeans
Beginner

Required

Jeans into Dungaree Shorts

Learn how to make these cute dungarees from a pair of jeans

Trousers & Jeans
Intermediate

Required

Turn a jumper into a poncho

Transform a plain jumper into a snuggly one-of-a-kind poncho

Jumper
Beginner

Required

Make a slouch beanie with pompom from a jumper

Learn how to make a beanie, scarf and pair of mittens from one jumper!

Jumper
Beginner

Required

Pair of mittens from a jumper

Create a pair of customised mittens from a jumper

Jumper
Beginner

Required

Make a scarf from a jumper

Create a cosy scarf from a jumper. Matching hat and mittens available too!

Jumper
Beginner

Required

Jumper into a cardigan (unisex)

This is a great way to transform a boring jumper into a customised cardigan!

Jumper
Beginner

Required

Shirt into a cute ruffle sleeve top

Refashion a man's shirt into a summery top with ruffled sleeves

Shirt
Intermediate

Required

Ruffle Skirt made from trousers

Transform trousers into a ruffle skirt

Trousers & Jeans
Advanced

Required

T-shirt embellishment

Here's plenty of tips and inspiration to jazz up a tired t-shirt

T-Shirt
Beginner

Required

Denim jacket embellishment

Inject some unique design features to a denim jacket

Jacket
Beginner

Required

Add a collar to a jumper

Customise a plain jumper with a contrasting collar

Jumper
Intermediate

Required

Flamingo appliqued jumper

Brighten up a plain jumper with a tropical flamingo!

Jumper
Intermediate

Required