Feeling Thrifty? 21 Terrific Ways To Re-Purpose A Men's Shirt!Gabrielle Blair
I love a good re-fashion don’t you? The frugal minded part of me loves this kind of project, there’s something to be said for using what you have and turning it into something awesome. Men’s shirts seem to be an easy resource to get a hold of when it comes to re-purposing — they’re available in abundance at thrift stores.
That cute skirt above was made using a men’s dress shirt. Isn’t it adorable? I’ve gathered together 20 more great men’s shirt re-fashions below, click through for some great tutorials and DIY inspiration!
Shirt to Skirt 1 of 20Create a basic A-line skirt that ties in the back with this handy tutorial.
click here for instructions from Crochet Clouds
Dress Shirt to Summer Top 2 of 20Looks like the perfect summer top to me!
from Barb and Jo
Sweet Sundress 3 of 20What a darling little sundress! Who would have ever thought it used to be a men's shirt?
find all the info at Create and Delegate
Airy Summer Top 4 of 20Another fun summer top, perfect for this warm weather!
click here for the full tutorial from Smashworks
Tailored To Perfection 5 of 20I was blown away by the fine tailoring job this blogger did to produce such a pretty little top. I love the pleated detailing around the collar.
find the full tutorial from the Leafy Treetop Spot here
Simple Sundress 6 of 20Another cute sundress, those angled pockets are to die for!.
full tutorial from Made By Lex found here
Easy Re-Purposed Girl’s Dress 7 of 20Another great dress tutorial for the little lady in your life, so cute!
tutorial from Make It And Love It found here
Beautiful Blouse 8 of 20This top is so well done. It looks like something I'd buy from my favorite store, I'm impressed!
from One Little Minute
Embroidered Napkins 9 of 20Cut a men's shirt down to make cloth napkins, embroider for a special touch, such a great idea!
find all the details from Be Homemade here
Tie-Waist Top 10 of 20What a smart way to re-fashion a boxy men's shirt into something so feminine. Love the tie waist.
Pintucked Tunic Re-Fashion 11 of 20More pintucks! What a fun little tunic, perfect for summer!
found on Clevergirl
Little Girl’s Shirt Dress 12 of 20The final product from this little dress tutorial is so dang cute, I'd like to give it a try myself.
find all the info here from Dana Made It
Sale Rack To So Sweet 13 of 20Re-purposed from a men's sale rack XXL tee from Old Navy, so cute!
via Elsie Marley
Polo Tee to Bow-Tie Blouse 14 of 20Made from an oversized men's polo shirt and transformed into this bow-tie blouse. I love it!
Click here for all the details from Grey Luster Girl
DIY Peasant Blouse 15 of 20Make a pretty peasant blouse with this tutorial from Made By Lex.
find all the details here
Perfect With A Petticoat 16 of 20Darling dress with ruffled petticoat, too adorable.
via Nest Full Of Eggs
Toddler Dress Re-Fashion 17 of 20Such a fun project for an afternoon, and look at the cute results!
via Amazing Mae
Skirt Style 18 of 20Find all the info on how to make this cute skirt from Burda Style.
click here for details
Delightful Skirt to Shirt 19 of 20A girl can never have too many skirts if you ask me. Here's a fun re-purposed Etsy find from Stuff By Kayla.
click here to purchase for $30
Men’s Shirt to Maternity Top 20 of 20I think pintuck pleats are so sweet, don't you? They look delightful on this DIY maternity re-fashion from blogger Megan Nielsen.
find the full tutorial here
Read more from Gabrielle on DesignMom.com.
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