17 Sep '12, 11am

DIY Fashion: Turn a Frumpy Dress into a Cute Skirt #DIY #Fashion

DIY Fashion: Turn a Frumpy Dress into a Cute Skirt #DIY #Fashion

Have you ever been at the thrift store and found a mumu or dress that’s got beautiful fabric and a vaguely nice shape, but is kinf of…well…frumpy? Instead of passing over that diamond in the rough, you can turn it into a cute, wearable skirt! In this cute, funny video Sarah shows you how to transform that ill-fitting dress into a cute skirt with just a few supplies and beginner sewing skills. All you need to make your skirt are: A thrifted dress – or one from your closet – that doesn’t fit you fabric scissors elastic, or the old elastic waistband from a skirt that does fit you but maybe has a hole or a stain sewing machine, thread, pins She ends up with some wonkiness, that I think you could easily avoid if you cut your elastic skirt top so it’s straight all the way around. When you’re pinning your skirt bottom to the skirt top, they may also not be the same width around. ...

Full article: http://feelgoodstyle.com/2012/09/17/diy-fashion-turn-a-fr...

Tweets

Looks bike-friendly! Just In: Sphere Skirt

kaightshop.com 16 Sep '12, 10pm

Welcome to the online store of Kaight, an independently-owned boutique located in New York City, and a pioneer retailer in...

Which one is the nicest?! I only can choose 1!

hervelvetvase.com 21 Sep '12, 9am

This shop requires JavaScript to run correctly. Please activate JavaScript in your browser.

Which one is the nicest?! I only can choose 1!

hervelvetvase.com 21 Sep '12, 9am

This shop requires JavaScript to run correctly. Please activate JavaScript in your browser.

Which one is the nicest?! I only can choose 1!

hervelvetvase.com 21 Sep '12, 9am

This shop requires JavaScript to run correctly. Please activate JavaScript in your browser.

@audreysteashop SQUIRREL DRESS!

peopletree.co.uk 17 Sep '12, 11am

A quirky squirrel print, button up tea dress, with a stand collar and tie back waist for a cinched in waist. Features conc...

Dress up your dress code!!

michellephan.com 13 Sep '12, 7pm

Even though school dress codes may restrict your style, they don’t necessarily have to be a fashion death sentence. Since ...

[email protected]_Sim LOVE this dress you did for @LoveB...

lovebonito.com 18 Sep '12, 8am

Be part of the bohemian rhapsody and hit the sartorial list for the number’s unique fusion of glamour. Illuminate in...

Spotted: Convertible Organic Dress #DesignersandBrands #Fashion

Spotted: Convertible Organic Dress #Designersan...

feelgoodstyle.com 19 Sep '12, 11am

One common complaint about buying organic clothing is that it tends to be a lot more expensive. That definitely tends to b...

Calendar made of upcycled paint swatches. See how we did it:

Calendar made of upcycled paint swatches. See h...

earth911.com 17 Sep '12, 2pm

Whether you are a student, professional, stay-at-home mom, self-employed or unemployed, anyone can benefit from better vis...

Kate Middleton’s Prabal Gurung Dress Hits Amazon’s Discount Site

Kate Middleton’s Prabal Gurung Dress Hits Amazo...

mashable.com 17 Sep '12, 3pm

Like Tweet +1 Share Pin It Share The much-photographed Prabal Gurung dress Kate Middleton wore on a recent trip to Singapo...

5 Timeless Fashion Trends to Emerge From New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013

5 Timeless Fashion Trends to Emerge From New Yo...

treehugger.com 18 Sep '12, 8am

© Organic by John Patrick . Timeless trend alert: full skirts, at Organic by John Patrick, spring/summer 2013. A fashion t...

in the mean time, I need this skirt!! OooO

in the mean time, I need this skirt!! OooO

ministryofretail.com 26 Sep '12, 11pm

Pretty white skirt with flowers mesh cut-out for a classy elegant look. This is such a versatile piece perfect for many ou...

brilliant fashion week blog by my Scarlett.

brilliant fashion week blog by my Scarlett.

tatler.com 16 Sep '12, 11am

Our sofa-bound style maven Scarlett Curtis reveals the best bits from Saturday's shows at London Fashion Week... The first...

How to make DIY Non-Toxic Dish Detergent for 8 Cents a Load

How to make DIY Non-Toxic Dish Detergent for 8 ...

treehugger.com 18 Sep '12, 7pm

Which of course conveniently leads to the topic of making your very own, non-toxic, fish-friendly dish detergent. As many ...

an #ecofashion update: MBNYFW - Fair Fashion Runway: Recap

an #ecofashion update: MBNYFW - Fair Fashion Ru...

magnifeco.com 16 Sep '12, 3pm

Followed by Kibonen NY’s strong opening, New Jersey based mccoll&clan , a SEE (sustainable, eco, ethical) fashion brand, c...