Remake: Neon Flower Doodle Dress

Apr 28, 2015 | 9 Comments

So this floral print though…

New Dress A Day - vintage dress

Saved by the Bell wardrobe much?!?

Honestly I think I wore something like this when I was a kid in 1992!

New Dress A Day - vintage dress

Hey print!

The colors were so fun and summery feeling. I can’t get enough of these “rainbow sherbet” colors! (PS, who else is a rainbow sherbet fan? I swear I dream about the Baskin Robbins variety at least twice a week!)

New Dress A Day - vintage dress

Woo!

The thumbs up was me giving myself motivation that this was going to turn out AWESOME!

New Dress A Day - vintage dress

Come on!

However, those layered pleats at the bottom just might have to say goodbye…

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Remake: Red, Blue, & Black Patterned Dress

Apr 17, 2015 | 14 Comments

So this dress…

The sleeves were just a little too tight with those shoulder pads!!

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Tight Sleeves!!

…but the pattern was fab!

New Dress A Day - Paisley Dress

Those buttons tho…

I think this was the “camera shot me mid-speaking” moment where I was contemplating “what am I going to do to make this something I want to wear.”

New Dress A Day - Paisley Dress

Hey neck!

The ideas were flowing and something hit!

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Remake: Red, Blue, & Black Patterned Dress

Apr 14, 2015 | 3 Comments

Loved this dress when I saw it! The pattern was fab, but those sleeves were just a little too tight.

New Dress A Day - Paisley Dress

Tight Sleeves!!

Chic buttons lined the side of the dress which I loved and those pleats were dreamy.

New Dress A Day - Paisley Dress

Those buttons tho…

It needed a little pick-me-up, so I did just that!! Check back shortly to see the full remake…

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Upcoming Outfits!

Feb 25, 2015 | 3 Comments

I’ve been playing around with a bunch of fun pieces that you’ll see over the next few days!!

This one looks like something that I would have worn when I was six as my nightgown. This is like the grown-up, adult version! PS, it’s velour!!!

Vintage nightgown - New Dress A Day

PJs?

This one feels like I should be in Annie. You know, if Annie gets remade again and it’s all adults playing the orphaned kids?

Vintage red and white collar dress - New Dress A Day

Annie-esque?

And this might be the piéce de resistance. HELLO, too big jumpsuit!!! The before shots that go along with this one are AMAZING. Just you wait…

Vintage Jumpsuit - New Dress A Day

ULTIMATE JUMPSUIT

All coming soon to a screen near you!! Stay tuned :)

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Remake: Vintage Purple Pleated Dress

Feb 19, 2015 | 20 Comments

There’s nothing more uncomfortable than a tight neck!

New Dress A Day - vintage dress

Tight neck!

I feel like I get neck-claustrophobia (yeah, that’s a word I just made up) when I wear things like this. The color was fab…

New Dress a Day - Vintage Dress

Make me more fun!

…but the dress needed a little more something added to it, you know?

New Dress A Day - vintage dress

Hey, now!

Plus there were some major shoulder pads that needed to get removed.

New Dress A Day - vintage dress

Shoulder pads!!

I should stuff new pillows with all of the pads that I’ve accumulated :) Ready to see how this dress looks now??

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