July 29, 2015

Skirt update

Give a makeover to your favorite skirt by sewing a ribbon on the slit. It's easy! You can use a sewing machine or you can sew it by hand.

July 23, 2015

Sleeveless coat

This dress was forgotten in some part of my wardrobe. For some reason, I was reluctant to wear it.
I decided to give it an update, and turn it into a sleeveless coat. I removed the sleeves and cut the front into two equal parts.

I used a sewing machine, but one can also sew by hand.
Here's the result
I can't wait to wear it with my new dress :)

July 14, 2015

DIY Project

Looking through my wardrobe, I realized that there are a lot of items which I hold dear, but haven't been wearing for some time.
Like this polka dot dress, for instance
Since I could not imagine been parted from it, I found a way to brush it up a little. These wonderful ribbons did the trick
I sewed the narrow ribbon around the armholes and the wide one around the lower seam. I used white thread, a needle and a pair of scissors.
Here is the result