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How to make a wool legging from an old wool blouse

Make a Wool Legging From an Old Wool Blouse

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Put your blouse in "wrong side" position

Put your blouse in "wrong side" position

cut your sleeves.(You don't really need the ruler is just to explain you where to cut)

cut your sleeves.(You don't really need the ruler is just to explain you where to cut)

after curt both sleeves from the blouse, cut out the neckpiece

after curt both sleeves from the blouse, cut out the neckpiece

make a straight cut on the edges of each sleeves

make a straight cut on the edges of each sleeves

cut elastics with the same centimeters that around the border of the sleeves

cut elastics with the same centimeters that around the border of the sleeves

go around the edges, pinning the elastics

go around the edges, pinning the elastics

If you prefer, You can sewing the edges and elastics together in a "overlock" sewing machine before go to a conventional home sewing machine.but I don't think it's totally necessary, ok?

If you prefer, You can sewing the edges and elastics together in a "overlock" sewing machine before go to a conventional home sewing machine.but I don't think it's totally necessary, ok?

fold one time, that makes the elastic goes to inside of the wool, and sew!I'm sewing like one centimeter away from the edges.You can use the distance you prefer.

fold one time, that makes the elastic goes to inside of the wool, and sew!I'm sewing like one centimeter away from the edges.You can use the distance you prefer.

tchadaaam!! thats how it looks like after the sewing machine!Have a good class of ballet .. or just have some fun at your streets.

tchadaaam!! thats how it looks like after the sewing machine!Have a good class of ballet .. or just have some fun at your streets.

You can also make in other sizes, cut more down the sleeves at the step 4!! Use your imagination, This is just the beginning.Create your personal leggings.

You can also make in other sizes, cut more down the sleeves at the step 4!! Use your imagination, This is just the beginning.Create your personal leggings.

  • 1.0 old wool blouse
  • 2.0part thin elastics
  • 1.0 scissors
  • 1.0 sewing machine
  • 1.0 pin
  • 1.0 thread for your sewing machine