Elbow patches have the ability to update a jumper, giving it a stylish look. While they are often there to cover up holes or reinforce shirt sleeves, most of them give your dress a cool look. It might be old fashioned, but this is one accessory that has gained in popularity and has now become a must-have feature for many people. Elbow patches are also easy to craft yourself, perfect for even those who are not particularly skilled in the sewing department, but still want to give it a try.
1. Raccoon Elbow Patches
These adorable raccoon elbow patches from Imagine Gnats are super easy to make and will instantly update the top you want them to go on. Give your favourite top an updated look with these lovely looking raccoon elbow patches.
2. Heart Elbow Patches
Give your favorite jumper a bit of love this year by updating its elbow patches with these cute hearts. To make your own gorgeous heart patches, head over to One Sheepish Girl full details. You can also give your jumper heart cuffs to match your elbow patches.
3. Hexagon Elbow Patches
If you’re short on time this pattern from One Little Momma is the ideal one to undertake. It only takes around 30 minutes to complete, so you’ll be able to show off your finished and updated jumper in no time at all.
4. Bedazzle Elbow Patches
For a bit of sparkle on your jumper, consider making your own striking elbow patches to brighten up your day. This funky design from Mr Kate is sure to attract attention, which is what you want, after all!
5. Baby Owl Elbow Patches
You don’t have to make elbow patches for yourself alone, you can also make them for your little one’s jumper to give them a unique look. Why not make them these adorable little owl patches, that will instantly update their jumper.
6. Sequin Elbow Patches
For a bit of added glamour in your life, check out these pretty elbow patches from Made 2 Style. They are simple to make and will give you the glitzy touch you seek in life.
7. Fabric Elbow Patches
To make your own simple elbow patches, check out this fabric design from Mon Ampersand, that is uber-easy to make.
8. Felted Heart Elbow Patches
For another heart-shaped design check out this lovely creation from Wholly Kao, which is sure to delight those who see it. What better way to update your jumper elbow patches than with these cute, handmade patches!