DIY: Varsity Sweater


It’s refashion Monday!  Me and Mo are back with another great DIY for ya! Today we are going to tackle the varsity sweater. You can check out how Mo’s DIY turned out here whoisthatgirlmo.blogspot and check out mine below!


Things you need:

  • Cardigan
  • Iron on Letter
  • Iron on Patches


Lay your cardigan flat and position your letter in spot you like.


Read and follow the instruction to adhere your initial to your cardigan.


Lay your sleeve out flat with back side facing up. Mark with a stick pen your elbow position.  Try your sweater on first to find the spot your elbow


Make a pattern , out of some scrap paper, for your elbow patch before cutting your iron on patches. You can make an oval like mine or another shape like hearts. Place on your sleeve to be sure it fits.


Cut two patches using your pattern. Then use your iron to press into place on both arms of your cardigan.


Tadah!  Look how great the elbow patches turned out!


This is a great way to add a personal touch to a plain cardigan or sweater and its No sew!   Happy crafting!   And don’t forget to check out Mo’s DIY!



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