• Jan 30

What can you make with Lycra?

Lycra fabric is one of the most versatile materials you can have in your craft closet. From fashion-forward designs to practical clothing, the possibilities are endless when it comes to Lycra. Let's explore some creative ways to use this amazing material!

Lycra has a bit of a reputation as being used for just athletic clothing or swimwear, however with it's stretchy quality it's perfect for creating bodycon dresses, tops and even high waitsted skrits and jumpsuits. 

It's perfect for accessories such as headbands or turbans, and since it comes in so many gorgeous colours and prints, it's easy to find the right fabric for whichever garment or accessory you are creating.

Lycra has many practical uses too! You can make fabulous covers for furniture, cloth diaper covers and even lightweight baby wraps and blankets. 

If you're feeling particularly creative, you can make something completely unique, from wall hangings, to decorative pillows, there are plenty of ways to add some extra flair with this versatile fabric. 

Whether it's a chic dress or a cosy blanket, lycra is one of the most versatile fabrics to work with. So why not get creative and see what you can come up with! 

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