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tally's oma
humboldt county, california
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my latest attempt at a refashion is so awful i refuse to post pictures. i should have learned by now not to try and do something like shorten a skirt and add a ruffle in a hurry. anyway, on a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion
why does it feel like summer is so full of opportunity for free time but as soon as i sit down to do something someone else calls or comes by with a project that has to be done NOW? i... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion
love those flowers! i will have to try them
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so...lately i have been saving tags from clothes headed for the trash heap (ones that in no shape, way, or form could be saved except as cleaning rags) and from a few things i plan to refashion...more on that in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion
love the purse!( i just wisted it) i'm starting to think orange is my new favorite color.
Toggle Commented Jul 1, 2009 on Butterfly Sheet at Wardrobe ReFashion
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very cute...and i'm a bedsheet junky too. just that our thrift stores/op shops are dwindling... makes me very sad
Toggle Commented Jun 28, 2009 on I'm such a bedsheet junky* at Wardrobe ReFashion
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i just finished this pair of potholders using old kids' jeans, a felted wool sweater and some fabric given to me by my mom. go check out my blog (tally's place) and enter to win a set! Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion
yes it has been a while since i posted but i haven't been exactly idle. i started a new job, attended 2 high school graduations, shopped the heck out of two city-wide yard sales, and helped my sister and mom... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion
thanks for giving me an idea so that i will go ahead and buy that too-small-but-adorable skirt the next time i see it at the thrift store
Toggle Commented Jun 6, 2009 on Too Small at Wardrobe ReFashion
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i made this from an old flannel bed sheet, a found receiving blanket and fabric from my stash. you could read more at my blog: Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion
love it...every little girl(and big girl) needs a skirt like this
Toggle Commented Jun 6, 2009 on For Little Girls at Wardrobe ReFashion
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thanks for the tips...they helped tremendously. i now know where to start for next time and hopefully will be able to use these tips for the sweater monster.
Toggle Commented Jun 5, 2009 on aarrrgggghh at Wardrobe ReFashion
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I had a great idea...take a 100% cotton sweater with a big hole in it and reclaim the yarn and then crochet up a few quick wash clothes... maybe there is a best place to start when reclaiming yarn from... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion
i recently found this book, Subversive Seamster: Transform Thrift Store Threads into Street Couture (Paperback) at my local fabric store for a really great price. They were having a clearance sale I couldn't resist. I picked up the book, some... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion
Hi...I'm Cindi and I am so excited to be here. I am 41 and the mother of 6 and I have just become an oma (grandma) to Natalia. She is practically perfect. I have always been a thrift store junkie... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2009 at Wardrobe ReFashion