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The Refashioners challenge

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I’m so very tempted to try this challenge. I’ve got at least 2 pairs of jeans that haven’t seen the light of day for a couple of years, so I have the basic materials. 101 more words

Underneath it all

Vintage means the chance to wear lots of petticoats. Yay! Childhood memories of rope cotton petticoats that whipped your legs, big tulle numbers with satisfying levitation properties and slippery static slips still linger in my memory. 143 more words


Hi-lo skirt refashion

The temperature has hit 80 and I need something cool to wear. So to my refashion pile I went. I took a “BEFORE” picture but it has gotten lost. 111 more words

Second Hand Shopping

Refashion Runway Season Four: And We Have Another Generous Sponsor!!

The talented and creative seamstresses of Refashion Runway are super lucky this season to have so many generous sponsors step up and donate prizes.

In addition to all of the great businesses that I wrote about the other day, Annie’s has graciously become a prize sponsor, too. 47 more words

Loose ends

A sewing weekend with a girlfriend at her rainforest property went a bit awry when I didn’t have enough material for the pattern I had taken with me. 233 more words


Honeymooner Aprons

I have a guilty secret. I watch the Honeymooners just waiting for glimpses of Alice’s aprons. Yes it’s true, I’m an apron nerd. I just love their frivolity, femininity and downright practical usefulness. 305 more words


Vest Top Maternity Refashion

Summer sales everywhere, happy days! I found a £1 vest top in a sale, in a very large size so far too wide across the chest and back although not so much on my growing bump ;) ….I liked the colour, I needed some more pink clothes…and so I thought ‘maybe i can do something with this…” 275 more words