This 'a pair and a spare' DIY Creation Shimmers with Sophistication

 - Oct 8, 2012
References: apair-andaspare.blogspot
While elbow patches are commonly associated with car salesman and hobos, this 'a pair and a spare' DIY creation sets itself apart from the previous examples.

With sweater season underway, ladies will be stocking up and searching through their closets for sweaters they will be wearing for the next few months. For those who would rather not buy new sweaters and instead save money, this 'a pair and a spare' DIY creation offers an alternative; simply give your old sweaters an updated look by adding some sequined elbow patches.

In the case of this tutorial a blush knit sweater is used, but ladies can take the tips in the tutorial and use them on any sweater of their choice. In no time at all -- approximately 15 minutes -- sweaters will receive an instant fashion face-lift without diminishing the cash in your wallet.

Cozy up on a couch with some hot cocoa in your newly constructed and bedazzled old sweater.