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The "Cambie" Skirt

Again, I made these skirts a while ago during my holidays, just shortly before we went to Mallorca. Actually, I wanted to take some dresses with me, but then I thought that a skirt with some beautiful tops would be much nicer and less packing because I can use the tops in combination with trousers/shorts as well. 547 more words

Crafts & Sewing

Sue's #Upcycled #Scrapbusted #DIY Wreath

Sue from the Wooly Pedlar has a fantastically festive use for those scrappy bits of fabric you have in your stash:

“Why buy gaudy plastic decorations when you can make a beautiful upcycled Christmas rag wreath using scraps of waste fabric?” 26 more words


Tablecloth Skirt Mark Two

I used to have long hair. It was determined to be straight and limp and boring, not matter how much I messed with it. I would curl it, it would deflate within the hour. 545 more words


You Can Make a Cute Christmas Tree Skirt From a Tablecloth

Even though I’ve been sewing and creating Christmas projects for weeks now, this morning I woke up to the first snow that’s actually sticking, and now I’m TOTALLY in the Christmas mood. 40 more words

Boot redo-redux

In the mid to late aughts, my student loan was paid off, I had a healthy not yet teen-aged car, a decent enough job, and I bought a lot of shoes. 540 more words


Fringed Blanket into Fall Poncho DIY

It’s finally here, the moment you’ve been waiting for since my last blog post. It’s the first of the Value Village refashions! And lucky for me there’s no snow (yet) so I can still enjoy wearing this poncho without freezing my tush off. 137 more words


Dyeing cashmere

I go through my closets regularly to throw away any unnecessary items. These two cashmere cardigans have haunted me for years.

They are not super expensive top quality cashmere but they are soft and warm and expensive for me. 978 more words