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I made this little bag from the leg of a worn-out pair of jeans. Super fast and easy. How-to here. Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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I made this braided headband from part of an old and much loved cashmere sweater. The resulting braid is very soft. Like a hug for your head! You can see the pattern and photo tutorial here. Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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A large silk scarf converted into a tunic top. Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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Conversion of trousers to shorts with drawstring at the knees. Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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Refashion of two 80's era embroidered blouses to make one tunic style top. Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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I made this blouse out of a vintage embroidered linen tablecloth. I made a little tutorial showing how to make a top like this out of any small round table cloth. See it here. Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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I made this beach dress from a large scarf (a small square table cloth would also have worked just as well) It was very fast and very easy. I made a step-by-step photo tutorial. You can see the tutorial and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
Very good idea. I several good candidates for something like this.
Toggle Commented May 26, 2010 on Half and half petal top at Wardrobe Refashion
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Very cute. I like the yellow and gray together.
Toggle Commented May 26, 2010 on Curtain skirt at Wardrobe Refashion
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I used black Rit dye on a batch of thrifted clothing. Every time I try dying things I am amazed at how differently items take color. I did two pairs of floral print silk trousers (including the pair I'm wearing... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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I made this from a hand-me-down Indian Punjabi top (I cut off the bottom part), a silk sweater that I've had for ages (hardly ever wore it) and vintage lace. More here. Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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Thai Silk Elastic Waist Pants Refashioned into a Short Skirt Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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Belt with large pockets and vintage embroidered panels. Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
These are beautiful. I have some linen trousers I've been meaning to cut down. I may try this method.
Toggle Commented Apr 15, 2010 on This new high-waisted look at Wardrobe Refashion
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Obi style belt made from rectangular silk scarf. Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
I actually like the black one. I do keep a few things. I cheat though. They are still in a box stored in the back of my old bedroom closet at my parents house.
Toggle Commented Mar 18, 2010 on Two dresses at The Flowery Skirt
So pretty! I love the color, too.
Toggle Commented Mar 18, 2010 on Light light blue at The Flowery Skirt
So cute! If I were a little girl, I'd love those (actually, I'd wear them now...come to think of it).
Toggle Commented Jan 13, 2010 on Big pants to small pants at Wardrobe Refashion
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Very cute! I've thought about trying something like that. You reminded me. Thanks!
Toggle Commented Jan 13, 2010 on Afternoon Tea at Wardrobe Refashion
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Refashion of Large Pullover Sweater to Leggings Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2009 at Wardrobe Refashion
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Man's cardigan refashioned to gathered woman's sweater jacket. Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2009 at Wardrobe Refashion
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Felt cloche hat made from a recycled wool sweater. Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2009 at Wardrobe Refashion
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Two sweater sleeves transformed into a shrug. Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2009 at Wardrobe Refashion
That's so cute! I also like the Van Trap children dressed in curtain outfits scene from The Sound of Music.
Toggle Commented Oct 12, 2009 on Scarlett O'Hara Did it Too at Wardrobe Refashion
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