Felted wool sweater purse

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felted sweater purse

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Project Upcycle: Thrifty Sewing Projects taught by Betz White

Thrifters unite! Using basic sewing skills and an eagle eye for the good stuff at yard sales, you'll turn cast-off clothes into cute accessories.

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Category Sewing
Type Accessory
Sizing Women on

What materials did you use? thrift store wool sweater, thread on

What are you most proud of? Reusing something old and making it into something new on

What advice would you give someone starting this project? it is easy! on

I did go back and top stitch the sides to give the purse more form.

03/19/2012 Flag

I think this turned out very nice--Its very stylish and hip and one of a kind. I love it!

11/23/2012 Flag

This is great - love the assymetrical patterning and the button detail!

11/23/2012 Flag

Great way to use the sweater, love your design.

11/13/2014 Flag

So cute!

05/06/2015 Flag