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Friday, 19 December 2014

New neckline

I have here a plunging polka dot neckline that I'd like to fill in.



I took a scrap from the bottom of the dress and used it to fill in the neckline.
















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PJ REFASHION: matching skirt and scarf

I found an old pair of Charlie's lounge pants in one of my refashion piles and didn't even question its location. Before my husband could change his mind, a Sharpie marker and a pair of scissors already did their damage to the pants.

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I turned the top part of the pants into a cute little skirt, where I just needed to sew front and back seams and work on a new rolled hem. Because I wasn't sure how to stitch close the fly area, I will eventually remove the original button and add new ones.

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I completed the infinity scarf even if it took a few extra minutes. And now I have a cute little lounge skirt that I can wear around the house and maybe the corner drugstore. My new infinity scarf is ready to go! Yay!

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For more about this refashion, click here.

Jennifer Elliott

Holiday Sparkly Sweater Refashion

Are you looking for ideas for a quick and easy and festive refashion?  I had this unwearable but very good quality thrifted merino sweater (too tight on my neck):


With some sparkly knit scraps, I turned the boring tight turtleneck to this Festive Sweater:



You can see more about this project on My Blog.

Thursday, 18 December 2014

Copy Katniss

Remember that scarf that Katniss Everdeen wears in the beginning of Catching Fire?  I really liked it so I attempted to make a copy out of this sweater dress.



I zig-zaged an outline and trimmed the rest away.



For the details, come see it on my blog!


Button Down Shirt Remake

This is a quick and easy way to fix a frumpy and boring button down shirt into something cute and trendy!
This shirt is pretty boring. It is a little too big, but overall, not a show stopper. I took the shirt in a bit, turned it around and remade the sleeves. 

And now it is a cute new shirt perfect for fun!

You can check out my step by step process here !

Happy Sewing!