Day 245. 120 days and $120 left togo.

Jul 31, 2010 | 141 Comments

Before we start, I’m going to actually go there and say that this may be my crowning moment so far. You’ll have to let me know your thoughts though…

Today’s special?

Day 245 - Before

Day 245 - Before

I mean, are you kidding me?! I look like I’m straight outta the cast of Dynasty just sans the big, teased hair and the blue eyeshadow.

Insert my head above Linda Evans!

Insert my head above Linda Evans!

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Day 244. 121 days and $121 lefttogo.

Jul 30, 2010 | 29 Comments

Hello vest from the 80s!! I had a tablecloth that looked a lot like this vest that sat over my three-legged nightstand when I was growing up. It’s classic, so when I found it at a garage sale I knew I was going to bring it back to life!

Day 243 - Before

Day 243 - Before

But wait, there’s more…

Day 243 - Before (from the back!!)

Day 243 - Before (from the back!!)

Now, the first thing that I did was get rid of those long, hanging straps. I took my seam ripper and detached them before I tossed this into a vat of RIT dye on my stove top. (I used a little bit of aubergine for this go and when I took it out it looked a little like this. Continue reading…

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Day 243. 122 days and $122 lefttogo.

Jul 29, 2010 | 52 Comments

We’re back to an even amount of days and dollars!! Remember this dress from Day 186??

Day 242 - Before

Day 242 - Before

That was crafted into this??

Day 186 - After

Day 186 - After

Well, I’m working with the skirt leftover today which first and foremost, doesn’t cost a dime (woo hoo!) and is going to get a little makeover perfect for cooking club tonight! Continue reading…

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Day 242. 123 days and $122 left togo.

Jul 28, 2010 | 2 Comments

I got my hands on a good one today friends!! Totally early 90s…floral print, frillsters collar, those glorious sashes to tie in the back. Loved it!

Day 242 - Before

Day 242 - Before

You know what else I loved? The entire top of the dress that was without any of the five buttons that should have been on it still! Continue reading…

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Day 241. 124 days and $123 left togo.

Jul 27, 2010 | 65 Comments

This is a Hawaiian muumuu of epic proportions.

Day 241 - Before

Day 241 - Before

Even my cousin TP thinks it’s a bit ridiculous. He just had to put it on to really get a feel.

Work it. Strut it. Do it.

Work it. Strut it. Do it.

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