Paganoonoo

Selling sewing instructions for refashioning/ upcycling

San Jose, California
|
| 5,618 Sales | 5 out of 5 stars 5 out of 5 stars

Paganoonoo is a Star Seller!

Speedy replies

Has a history of replying to messages quickly.

Rave reviews

Average review rating is 4.8 or higher

Announcement    DIY Refashion like a pro with Paganoonoo upcycle sewing instructions!

Who can upcycle? You can!

If you have successfully sewn a garment in the past you will be able to make these designs. The best designs for beginners are the Patti and Ellie. To learn which design will be most flattering for your figure type visit: https://paganoonoo.com/patterns/pattern-features-table/

We’ve done the work to make upcycle sewing simpler for you. No traditional paper pattern pieces are needed. Instead, the tutorials guide you through existing garment deconstruction and reconstruction (cut apart and put back together), creating a whole new style.

Chose either:
- Digital tutorials (easy to print on a home printer and pop in a binder)
- Hard copy (mailed to you)

The "Paganoonoo look" is a combination of classic and arty. The designs are fit-and-flare.
Sizing and fit are easy - by selecting one starting garment that fits your chest and shoulders the way you like you will automatically get a custom fit for your figure. Looseness below the bust is built into the designs.

By taking advantage of already existing features, like hems, shirt plackets, etc., the sewing is made easier. For the blouses and dresses there are no alterations above the armhole, so there are no sleeves to set.

Any person who can find a starting garment that fits their torso the way they like can successfully fit the blouse and dress designs.

For the skirt, the size is a function of how many panels you create, so it scales to any size.

For the Boro jacket, the base is a readymade spa/bath robe with waffle fabric. Find out more about the Paganoonoo method of fitting:

https://paganoonoo.com/pattern-sizing/
Also see other useful tips at: https://paganoonoo.com/pages/getting-started

Who can upcycle? You! If you have successfully sewn a garment in the past you will be able to make these designs. The best designs for beginners are the Patti and Ellie. To learn which design will be most flattering for your figure type visit: https://paganoonoo.com/patterns/pattern-features-table/

Bonus! Upcycling is earth friendly and inexpensive. Take advantage of the overabundance of fashion already on the planet and create something special for yourself or a friend.

Announcement

Last updated on Sep 2, 2022

DIY Refashion like a pro with Paganoonoo upcycle sewing instructions!

Who can upcycle? You can!

If you have successfully sewn a garment in the past you will be able to make these designs. The best designs for beginners are the Patti and Ellie. To learn which design will be most flattering for your figure type visit: https://paganoonoo.com/patterns/pattern-features-table/

We’ve done the work to make upcycle sewing simpler for you. No traditional paper pattern pieces are needed. Instead, the tutorials guide you through existing garment deconstruction and reconstruction (cut apart and put back together), creating a whole new style.

Chose either:
- Digital tutorials (easy to print on a home printer and pop in a binder)
- Hard copy (mailed to you)

The "Paganoonoo look" is a combination of classic and arty. The designs are fit-and-flare.
Sizing and fit are easy - by selecting one starting garment that fits your chest and shoulders the way you like you will automatically get a custom fit for your figure. Looseness below the bust is built into the designs.

By taking advantage of already existing features, like hems, shirt plackets, etc., the sewing is made easier. For the blouses and dresses there are no alterations above the armhole, so there are no sleeves to set.

Any person who can find a starting garment that fits their torso the way they like can successfully fit the blouse and dress designs.

For the skirt, the size is a function of how many panels you create, so it scales to any size.

For the Boro jacket, the base is a readymade spa/bath robe with waffle fabric. Find out more about the Paganoonoo method of fitting:

https://paganoonoo.com/pattern-sizing/
Also see other useful tips at: https://paganoonoo.com/pages/getting-started

Who can upcycle? You! If you have successfully sewn a garment in the past you will be able to make these designs. The best designs for beginners are the Patti and Ellie. To learn which design will be most flattering for your figure type visit: https://paganoonoo.com/patterns/pattern-features-table/

Bonus! Upcycling is earth friendly and inexpensive. Take advantage of the overabundance of fashion already on the planet and create something special for yourself or a friend.

Etsy automatically translates most text on the site to your preferred language.

See in original language

 

Featured items

All Items

Etsy automatically translates most text on the site to your preferred language.

See in original language

Michelle Paganini

Contact shop owner

Michelle Paganini

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(450)
See reviews that mention:
Loading
Loading

About Paganoonoo

Sales 5,618
On Etsy since 2014

Medical Device Executive Turned Upcycled Fashion Designer

Shop members

  • Michelle Paganini

    Owner

    Michelle Paganini is the founder and owner of Paganoonoo. She is a formally trained fashion designer with a passion for upcycling. Her wish is that all sewist would take a foray into greener sewing through upcycling and get hooked.

  • George

    Photographer, Groupie, Logistics

    Photographer as an avocation for over 30 years. Best husband ever!

Production partners

  • 2nd hand find

    Los Gatos, CA

    This item was purchased 2nd hand.

Shop policies

Last updated on February 16, 2023

Accepted payment methods

Paypal Visa Mastercard Discover Apple Pay Klarna Giftcard
Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits

Returns & exchanges

See item details for return and exchange eligibility.

Cancellations

Cancellations: not accepted

Please contact the seller if you have any problems with your order.

More information

Last updated on May 10, 2022

Frequently asked questions

Wholesale availability

Paganoonoo does offer wholesale prices, dependent on volume. Contact michelle@paganoonoo.com

Seller details

Captcha failed to load. Try using a different browser or disabling ad blockers.