Beginner | 33 min
Taught by Marisa Lynch
Learn how to make over thrift store finds with upcycling expert, Marisa Lynch. In this class, she teaches several ways to transform oversized muumuus into cute, summery dresses. What muumuus lack in style, they more than make up for in colorful prints and ample yardage, so they are perfect candidates for transformation. Marisa shares tips on how to rip out seams, hem raw edges, adjust length, shorten sleeves, and make a cute sash to cinch your waist. Once you learn these basics tricks, you’ll start to see muumuus in a whole new light.
Learn how to:

Use a seam ripper
Pin a hem
Sew a hem
Make a sash from excess fabric
 
What you’ll get:
Easy-to-follow class on how to upcycle you oversized muumuu
6 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
Detailed supply list
Step-by-step instruction by designer and blogger Marisa Lynch of dressaday.com
The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students

Chapters
Introduction
00:39
Materials
01:12
Removing Sleeves
06:34
04:36
Adjust Length
08:25
Adjust Sleeve and Fit
05:20
06:40
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • Sewing machine
  • Scissors
  • Pinking shears
  • Thread to match muumuu
  • Bobbins
  • Pins
  • Seam ripper
  • Thrifted muumuu
Discussion
Notes
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Transcript
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