When Kitty submitted this project, I knew that it would be perfect to feature this weekend for Father’s Day! How about some repurposing of men’s pieces? I think you’re going to love what she created when you see it!
I love, love, love your blog! You’ve really inspired me to refashion my thrift store finds. I volunteer at the Humane Society Thrift Store in Boulder, CO so I have lots of clothes to choose from! Donations that can’t be sold in the store are sometimes generously given to volunteers and I snagged a brand new pair of men’s boxer shorts. (We don’t sell underwear at the store.) These boxers had a 44 inch waist and were free to me.
There’s no better price than free! See Kitty’s amazing transformation…
It’s Father’s Day this weekend, so I’m thinkin’ we craft something for Dad or the other males/father figures in our lives! I was totally in love with a pair of monogrammed cufflinks that Kevin Spacey’s character Frank Underwood was given on House of Cards…
…that I was inspired to make a lower budge version for Father’s Day! Hello Scrabble tiles!?!
The weekend is here and I’m starting to fill up my to-do list. I’ve got my hike and World Cup viewing scheduled, but I have yet to figure out what I’ll be making on the fashion front. So…I turn to you guys. Which outfit do you want to see on Monday??
I felt the need to make the same face in each shot, you know just for even decision making.
I was up in San Francisco a few months back working with the awesome Creativebug on a few fun video classes. If you’re not familiar with them, they are the go-to when it comes to online craft workshops. They’ve gathered some of the coolest artists and crafters to create contents ranging from crochet (this is where I’m learning!!) to homemade soap (guess what I’m giving out for Christmas this year??).
I was lucky enough to get invited to create some videos of my own! My first class launches today and it’s all about muumuus! I show you three different muumuus and three different ways to sew and style them – perfect for the summer. It’s like you get to actually have me in your house sewing with you!!
For each of my classes (there will be two more to come over the next few months), I’m giving away two free three-month memberships (yay!!), so leave a comment below to enter! You’ll have projects galore to create this summer and will be inspired by all the amazing artists sharing their talents. I’ll pick a winner winner chicken dinner next week!
Also, to get 50% the first month’s subscription, use the code NDAD at checkout. (This code is active through June 30th!!) Woo!! Kind of a perfect way to see what Creativebug is all about…
When I saw this pink floral number, I just had to have it.
Those little floaty floral embellishments on the top and bottom of the dress were amazing!
Just wasn’t happy about the waistline. It had no shape (thanks so some worn out elastic)…
…but that’s an easy fix! Time to Fit-It Felix!! (any other Wreck-It Ralph-ers out there??? I finally just saw and loved!!)