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Refashioning a Too-Small Skirt

One of my favorite Ithaca, NY stores on the Commons is Petrune. It’s a vintage clothing store. You never know what you’ll find. My latest visit turned up a 70s skirt whose pattern I loved but whose size was too small! 311 more words

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#DIY picnic blanket

Diana Dragne shares her fabulous upcycled picnic blanket tutorial over on Kittenhood – any guesses what it’s made from?

Got a groovy refashion to share? How about a funky upcycled accessory or decor tutorial? 26 more words


Refashion : Daisy Cami Top

Men’s shirt and pyjamas section is my go to piles to search for hidden gems like this shirt. I found this one from women’s blouses section. 373 more words


A Refashion of Wrap-Around Pants

My mother-in-law gave me an outfit she had bought years ago from a trip to the Caribbean island of Antigua. It is silky and cool, but odd. 150 more words

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Oxglam - progress update - refining my plans

This is a quick update on how I’m progressing with my plans for the Festival of Thrift’s Oxglam Fashion Show.

I am planning a Spring and Winter outfit based on the items I was able to grab during my first visit. 391 more words


DIY Furry Shorts

Hello Everyone! First, I apologize for not posting for a while. Ā I was on vacation (without my sewing machinešŸ˜„). But I’m back! So I thought I would make a post about my favorite pair of shorts.Ā  210 more words

Transform your oversized tee!

I love going to nerd conventions like Comic Con and Dragoncon because they have so much great merch! Back in June, I went to Denver Comiccon and found this awesome Craft Goddess t-shirt! 537 more words