Trendy Designer Knock-Offs to Make Yourself

Posted by on May 12, 2014

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If you're wondering whether you can afford the fashion trends that are “in” for this coming spring, you don't have to worry! In this post you'll find several designer fashion knock-offs for spring that you can sew yourself.

cropped jacket tutorial before and after
Cropped Jackets

Cropped jackets are very popular this season, and they're also great to wear when the weather gets warmer. This blog post tells you how to modify any regular jacket (left) into a cropped jacket (right). To learn more, visit Stella Shops.

wide leg trousers
Wide-Leg Trousers

Recently, wide-leg trousers have become more popular than skinny jeans. Any trousers you have lying around can be converted to the wide-leg style. To learn more, visit Simple Simon and Company.

floral print bomber jacket
Bomber Jacket

Another new trend this season is colorful, creative bomber jackets. If you have some bold print fabric and a sewing machine, you can make your own! To learn more, visit Spirit Wolf.

tulle mid-length skirt
Tea-Length Skirts

Tea-length skirts, which are longer than mini-skirts but shorter than maxi skirts, are now all the rage. What's even better, they're very simple to make — you don't even need a pattern! To learn more, visit Grosgrain.

cardigan with flower embellishment
Floral Sweater

Sweaters decorated with flowers are very fashionable, and they're simple to make if you've got a cardigan and some sewing skills! To learn more, visit Tea Rose Home.

boxy shift blouse
Shift Blouse

This type of blouse, a structured and boxy style, is another new trend. A shift blouse is very simple to make as long you have some great patterned fabric at hand. To learn more, visit Contour Affair.

collarless coat tutorial
Collarless Coat

The collarless coat is a very chic look, and it’s also very easy to make on your own. All you need is a coat that you already like, and this tutorial that tells you how to remove the collar! To learn more, visit Treasure Coming Through.


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  • by sarahnpullman
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    Love the season and the styles shown, I will definitely suggest them to my sisters.My spring collection contains my favorite plus size dresses.For some designs,please see-