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I have been working on a few ideas to sell at the local markets and I came up with these little girls wrap dresses. The denim is from jeans all previously loved by me so far -- yes I am... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
I left the edges raw. this fabric doesn't seem to ravel. Its already survived one trip in the washing machine.
Toggle Commented Jul 31, 2010 on Jumper to Girls party dress at Wardrobe ReFashion
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I have been doing a few refashions lately, but this is the only one I have managed to grab photos of so far. Before: This pink jumper has seen me through quite a few winters, but was coming up on... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
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I've re-pledged for another 6 months and though I have been refashioning away, I have gotten caught up blogging my Me-Made-May over here. So now working backwards.... Yesterday I finished this black cardi with yellow ruffles. I used the ruffle... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
Thanks for posting the link again nalani, I've re-linked so should be working now.
Toggle Commented Mar 12, 2010 on Sleepy Garden Dress at Wardrobe ReFashion
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I finally get to join the club of refashionista's who can find awesome bed sheets/bed spreads at their op-shop! I found the material for the below dress last week, and it is so soft and worn it makes for a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
I've been working away at some quick refashions for the kiddies. First up Little Miss needed some new swimmers as she was getting quite a few "plumber's crack" comments at her swimming lessons! So I took a dress of mine... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
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Here are 2 of my latest efforts. The first is a cropped blazer, it was really quick to do - I just trimmed the shape I wanted and the top-stitched. It is puckering slightly where the lining is pulling so... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
Whilst rummaging through my WIP pile yesterday I found this little girls dress which I started making about a year ago. I stopped previously when I realised that it was wayyyy to big for Little Miss, and started to make... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
Today I completed what will be my entry on BurdaStyle's latest competition. This didn't take too long ( = about 5 days worth of snatched mummy moments) and has brought back to life a tank that was destined for the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
Today I decided to get my little helper involved in my stash-busting, but before she was up I did a quick refashion to wear today.... I sewed together a black baby-doll top that always stretched too low when i wore... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
Today I decided to get my little helper involved in my stash-busting, but before she was up I did a quick refashion to wear today.... I sewed together a black baby-doll top that always stretched too low when i wore... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
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Well it has been a long time in between posts for me, but I'm blaming the pregnancy and newborn as the reason I haven't been blogging. I will aim to get some more refashions posted shortly, but here is a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2010 at Wardrobe ReFashion
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Well I think I am the slackest poster out! This is my first post in 2 months :-( mainly due to being pregnant and battling nausea..but I'm back! I need to start by using my get out of jail free... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion
That is a great refashion, I wouldn't be concerned if you only finished one item...the most important thing is that it is wearable!
Toggle Commented Apr 2, 2009 on refashion philosophy at Wardrobe ReFashion
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Ooh I really like that, great work. It looks much more flattering now.
Toggle Commented Mar 30, 2009 on Dress Shirt Refashioned at Wardrobe ReFashion
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Thanks guys, I will see if the model is willing to participate in wearing the dress tomorrow for a photo.
Toggle Commented Mar 29, 2009 on Looking ahead to winter at Wardrobe ReFashion
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A question on the buttons...do you find the inside buttons uncomfortable?? I've often considered this as an option for closures on reversible clothing, but haven't been able to convince myself that it would be overly comfortable to wear. I hope you tell me otherwise :-)
Toggle Commented Mar 13, 2009 on skirt crazy at Wardrobe ReFashion
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Nice, and at least with this bridesmaid dress you'll be able to wear it again :-)
Toggle Commented Mar 9, 2009 on Project Bridesmaid at Wardrobe ReFashion
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