Refashion Runway 1st Challenge

Refashion Runway Season 3's 1st challenge was to combine floral and geometric shapes or stripes. Started with this cute dress!    And this t-shirt! I wanted to swap the white tank top part of the dress for this black and white striped tee!   First step was to remove the original white top of the dress...   Pin… Continue reading Refashion Runway 1st Challenge

1940’s Inspired Refash

Well my dear readers, last week was a very busy week at work and by the end I just wanted to unwind and let off some steam by working on a refashion. Awhile ago I bought this dress because I loved everything about it! I actually had minimal plans for this dress. I thought I… Continue reading 1940’s Inspired Refash

Refashion Runway Season 3

Hello readers! I am so SUPER excited to tell you that I have been selected to compete in season 3 of Refashion Runway hosted by The Renegade Seamstress! There are 7 other wonderful refashionistas whom I will be competing with. Over the next 6 weeks follow along as I complete a new challenge each week!… Continue reading Refashion Runway Season 3

Vintage Laura Ashley Refash

A fews weeks ago I found this vintage Laura Ashely dress (made in Great Britain) at my local Salvation Army!  Love that neckline, but its a little long...Long lengh and long sleeves.  See I didn't make it up...its really made in Great Britain!    1st I removed the side ties. At this point they were… Continue reading Vintage Laura Ashley Refash

Lace Sleeves

I started with what I think is a pretty cool cheetah print tank top from WalMart only $3!  I wanted to use my leftover cheetah print lace to add some sleeves to my new tank.   I measured the length of the arm holes from the front to the back. Then I cut two large triangles… Continue reading Lace Sleeves