It happens that our favorite things lose their former beauty and attractiveness and can no longer be worn, and it is simply a pity to throw out such clothes. Don't despair. It can still be brought back to life by adding something completely new. Having received a second chance, the thing will serve you for some more time.
Worn-out sleeves can be transformed by shortening them with 3/4 length scissors or by making short "flashlights" with elastic from long sleeves and adding a bright edging of ribbon or braid.
The neck of a worn item can be transformed by making the neckline deeper, more curly, or simply giving it a different shape. And along the edges of the cutout, you can add openwork lace or trim with colorful braid.
The lower part of the trousers, which have become unusable, can be cut off, turning them into beautiful shorts or breeches. This way you will get a completely new item in your wardrobe.
An old shirt collar can also be transformed by decorating this item of clothing with beautiful stones or velvet braid. On top of the collar, you can attach lace, sew on beads, beads or sequins.
Decorations for old things can be chosen to your taste, skillfully hiding with their help a spoiled or shabby area of your favorite clothes. Today, fabric stores sell decorative sequins in the shape of flowers, insects, butterflies and animals. They can be sewn to clothes, thus hiding minor defects.
Embroidery of patterns is another option for decorating old clothes. By performing simple stitches with multi-colored threads, you can instantly transform old and out-of-fashion clothes.
If the clothes have already lost their former attractiveness, then do not rush to send them to the trash can. It is enough just to dream a little in order to figure out how to fix the situation. In specialized stores you can find a lot of material for work: stripes, inserts, ribbons, braids, beads, sequins, appliques and much more. All of these ingredients will help transform clothes significantly. Don't be afraid to experiment and come up with something new. And then - the skill of the hands, and the updated thing is ready.