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From Nomadic Patchwork Apparel to Bill Cosby Sweaters

 - Dec 29, 2009
The recession might be on its way out, but that doesn’t mean you can’t continue to reuse and recycle. Patching up your old jeans and sweaters is one way to stay budget-friendly—and look like you’re still suffering from the economic downturn (for sympathy reasons). Even if you’re not, investing in some patchwork creations will fool anyone you come across. Plus, patchwork creations are making their way into the fashion and home decor scene. Just check out the patched-up apparel and furnishings in this collection if you’re not convinced.