via J. Crew
Cardigans are a year-round staple no matter where you live. Even when it's 114 degrees outside, air conditioners blasting inside keep the temps just above freezing, so you'll need something to throw over your sleeveless top.
You can find a basic cardigan anywhere, any fabric, any price. The ruffle embellishment in the one pictured above adds a fun bit of detail to a basic piece in a simple color. Unfortunately, it is no longer available, but that doesn't mean you can't add the same flair to one of the cardigans in your closet. Thanks to the girls at Mismatcherie, all you need is an old top and old sweater and in no time you will have this:
Click here for the DIY details and let me know how it turns out!