Wednesday, November 21, 2012

the big blue dress

My dress!

Haven starts on hack #2

No school means more time to refashion old clothes.

Saturday, November 17, 2012


With Thanksgiving less than a week away, roommate Thanksgiving already over, and a large blue dress sitting in my closet ready to be refashioned, I am definitely ready for Turkey Day break.

However, that got me thinking...what exactly are we doing on Friday?  Sitting around in our new outfits?  Eating lots of spaghetti?  Walking the catwalk?  Painting the town red?  Or just making it work?

In other news, I just learned there actually are some interesting crafty/sewing stores in DC and am excited to check them out soon!

Sunday, November 4, 2012

Before and After

It first started out as a dress that Lona gave me:
 Then with the help of Lona, I transformed it into a skirt and vest:
Much better!

Thursday, November 1, 2012

My Mom's Starting Outfit

It is time to start the project.

With the jacket
Without the jacket