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Refashioned skirt and top

It’s all the rage- Refashioning, Upscaling, or otherwise transforming ill-fitting or unfashionable clothing into a wearable fashion. My mother called it mending, or tailoring. It was only practical to make used clothing fit. 231 more words


Value Village Refashion Haul

Just one of the many reasons I heart fall is all the extra thick fashion magazines! They’re a great source of inspiration for refashions to add to my wardrobe and trends to look out for when scouring thrift stores, because as we know many past trends inevitably become in vogue again. 151 more words


DIY Nursing Breastfeeding Top

Personally, I love wearing casual long sleeved t-shirts, especially as the weather gets cooler..but they aren’t so convenient for nursing/ breastfeeding…..so here is how you can make your own DIY nursing / breastfeeding t-shirt  for a lot less than one you might find in the shops ) …. 345 more words


Refashion: Men's Shirt to Toddler Dress

In November I’m running a course called Upcycle: Sustainable Fashion; it’s all about refashioning textiles into something new. So recently I’ve been sewing up some ideas to bring with me. 225 more words


Sewing Through the Storm

The Pacific Northwest was preparing for a potentially record-breaking storm this weekend. I am equal parts releieved and disappointed to report that the storm did not live up to the predictions, at least not in my neighborhood. 712 more words


Grandma Duty

This morning my daughter-in-law married to Number One Son came over with the boys and we made Halloween costumes.  Daddy is a plumber, so this year they are the Mario Brothers. 88 more words


9 Halloween Costume Tutorials (Even if You Don't Sew)

 Halloween is just around the corner which can be a scary, scary time of year if you don’t sew. But have no fear, The Renegade Seamstress is here!! 137 more words