Saturday, August 24, 2013

Upcycling trousers / pants

This week I want to take a look at different ways that you can upcycle those old trousers or pants.
I've already looked at jeans, (which are obviously a type of trousers/pants) here and here, but this post aims to look at other types of trousers/ pants. So here goes:

I had to start with this AMAZING transformation of 

Here's a wine bottle bag I made from a pair of kids trousers:

How to turn a pair of mens pants to boys pants by What I Live For:

A super simple refashion from pants to shorts by Toucan Scraps and News:

A great tutorial on 

Some great ideas there - do you have any more?
If you've upcycled any pants, then do please link up your projects below.

You can visit the other upcycling linkies for individual clothing items here, or the general clothes upcycling linky which has over 500 fabulous ideas and projects here.

Happy Upcycling!


  1. Thanks so much for a feautered!
    Great party,clever ideas!
    Big hugs

    1. You're very welcome Anastasia! And thanks for linking up more great projects!

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    1. Isn't it just Pam! I would never have thought to try that!

  3. Isn't Sew Lil Time's jacket awesome! Thanks for including my tablet cover too. :)


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