For months I’ve been hunting for a pleated dress or skirt, so I was really excited to stumble upon this gem! This is a stunning kelly green and I love me some colour.
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Refashion: Trousers into a Dress
I initially started this refashion seven months ago, but shoved it in a cupboard when I couldn’t make it work. Thankfully the space helped me do a rethink.
Refashion: Batwing Top to Skirt
My sister’s flatmate has just had a wardrobe purge. After the other flatmates sifted through the discards for themselves, my sister scooped up the leftovers and sent them my way. Yippee!
Refashion: Summer Dress
It’s the last week of Refashion Runway and a winner is due to be crowned next week! I haven’t made it through to this round, but pop on over for a refashion feast anyway and vote for your favourite! So, this last challenge is themed “summer dress”.… Read More
Refashion: Denim Jacket
I love the current look of denim paired with dresses. Cute! What I don’t like is how boxy and shapeless denim jackets tend to be. Yawn. I actually feel a bit lost in them and they always seem so bulky and heavy.
I bought these jeans from a local secondhand clothing store because I love the high, snug waist. I hate the boring colour though. Time to work some magic.
Refashion: Enlarge a T-Shirt
This is my entry for Refashion Runway where the theme this week was “stripes”. You may want to pop over and take a look at the other entries too and while you’re there, don’t forget to vote for your fav! This striped tshirt was at… Read More
This refashion was more like a total rebuild. After thinking I could just alter the hem, I still wasn’t happy and I eventually unpicked all the seams and made a whole new skirt from the pieces.
Rain Coat Refashion
It’s been raining here lately. A lot. Fortunately, our house has remained flood free and Poppet loved watching the lightening flashes with us. Little Guy just tolerated it. The torrents of water served to get me motivated though. After getting drenched through while doing groceries,… Read More
Floral Dress Updated
A very belated Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you all! A Happy Easter too. Just getting in early ’cause obviously I’m terrible at this kind of thing. Hope you’ve all had incredible holidays though. Life has taken over from blogging lately as we’ve… Read More