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DIY: Upcycled Sweater Slippers

Jan Howell, Designer, Seamstrist, Artist

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8 Videos (30m)
    • Introduction and Items Needed

    • Measuring Feet and Pattern Assembly

    • Choosing Sweater Colors and Sole Fabric

    • Cutting Out

    • Machine Set Up, Binding & Heel Seam

    • Sewing Top Piece to Sole

    • Lining

    • Finishing Up


About This Class


Learn how to transform wool sweaters into a pair of COZY, foot hugging slippers.

In this sewing class, you will be guided with easy to follow step by step instructions through the whole process. Only basic sewing machine skills are required.

The PDF pattern is included with class enrollment and can be downloaded and printed as many times as you want. Pattern includes sizes: Youth 13, 1-3, Women’s 4-11, Men’s 3-13.

Make a pair for yourself, your children, or if you are industrious, whip some up to sell. Using sweaters with different textures and colors, the combination options are endless.

More upcycled sweater patterns available here.





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Jan Howell

Designer, Seamstrist, Artist

Jan is an artist, designer and seamstress who loves creating things with upcycled materials.

Her work is unique, authentic and a little on the whimsy side, as she combines different colors and textures that feel good to the eye and to the touch.

Jan's hope is to design patterns and projects that give others the opportunity to create items that are useful, brings them joy and to do it in a simple way.

Her patterns are available in her Fibers & Twigs Etsy shop and Craftsy.<...

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