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Desireeaitken
Brisbane, Australia
I'm a sucker for vintage and I've made a personal pledge to quit shopping!
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Desireeaitken is now following Nikki
Dec 18, 2010
Oh wow, I wish I could crochet. I've tried and I'm all thumbs - these projects are gorgeous!!
Toggle Commented Dec 12, 2010 on Crochet at Wardrobe Refashion
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That is definitely a non-ugly sweater - you've done a fab job!! xo
Toggle Commented Dec 12, 2010 on The Holiday Sweater at Wardrobe Refashion
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Posted Dec 11, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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I couldn't throw out or give away a pair of pin-striped flared jeans when they got too big. So I made them into a messenger bag lined with scrap fabrics. Here's one I made for my daughter out of more... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
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I've been coveting these Black Milk Bones leggings forever and when they offered their "seconds" for half-price at their store, I just had to do it. But first, time to use my Get Out of Jail Free card. It was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
Thank you, I was sweating when I made the first cut as I didn't want to ruin it!
Toggle Commented Oct 23, 2010 on One vintage dress ... saved! at Wardrobe Refashion
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Thanks so much!
Toggle Commented Oct 23, 2010 on One vintage dress ... saved! at Wardrobe Refashion
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Thank you, it's my favourite so I'm really glad I saved it:).
Toggle Commented Oct 23, 2010 on One vintage dress ... saved! at Wardrobe Refashion
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Insanely gorgeous! Taking orders?;)
Toggle Commented Oct 23, 2010 on polka-dot bathers at Wardrobe Refashion
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Utterly gorgeous - what a labour of love!
Toggle Commented Oct 21, 2010 on A Quilt for Mum at Wardrobe Refashion
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I fell in love with this 1950s duchess satin dress when I thrifted it for $3 a couple of years ago. It was showing signs of severe neglect and eventually the right shoulder seam blew. So I've cut the dress... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
This is a real beauty - did you do your own tea-staining? xo
Toggle Commented Oct 17, 2010 on The Reinvention Skirt at Wardrobe Refashion
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This is utterly beautiful:)
Toggle Commented Oct 17, 2010 on Update on Refashioned Girl Top at Wardrobe Refashion
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Utterly fabulous refashion - fits perfectly, I love the new length and hem trim.
Toggle Commented Oct 17, 2010 on I finally did something! at Wardrobe Refashion
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You've given me an idea for my pair of OTK's that don't reach OTK! Great job! xo
Toggle Commented Oct 15, 2010 on little booties at Wardrobe Refashion
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Absolutely adorbs! xo
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I'm not sure what a barn jacket is but I love what you've done here! I love the collar on the "new" dress. xo
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So you pull out your winter gear, go through the bag of tights and wonder "Why the heck did I keep those?" Never fear, funk up your short sleeve t-shirts and keep your arms warm by using the tights as... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion
Desireeaitken is now following Elaine
Oct 1, 2010
Oh wow, my kids would love this - as do I!
Toggle Commented Oct 1, 2010 on Eyeball Bags at Wardrobe Refashion
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Very clever!
Toggle Commented Sep 27, 2010 on Simple cowboy boot refashion at Wardrobe Refashion
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I love them both but the patchwork one is ingenious! Welcome back to skirt-world:)
Toggle Commented Sep 27, 2010 on So far so good at Wardrobe Refashion
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I bought this old kilt several years ago and despite falling in love with the tartan, I never wore it. Way too mums-ey at calf-length. So after moths got to it recently, I deliberated for a couple of weeks then... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2010 at Wardrobe Refashion