This Friday it's all about refashioning. My first refashions were over 10 years ago and then they stopped after 2003. Well a lot of sewing stopped in actuality, I have done about the same amount of sewing in 8 years that I did during those two. This blog has changed that thankfully. Here is one of my refashions I still wear
And the back:
The fabric insert is vintage that Grams gave me years ago.
The refashioning bug has hit again but I am drawing a blank for ideas. The outfit I want to refashion is the one my late Aunt Sandy wore at my wedding. About 6 months after she passed away I helped my uncle sort through her clothes and he gave many of them to me and my sisters. I love the outfit but it isn't my style or size and I would love to be able to have something in my home (clothing, accessory, decor) that is from this outfit instead of just donating it to a charity.
Here is the detail on the sleeves and pants:
So my call is to our readers, help!
Please comment or email your ideas. I love this and would love to be able to take it from the back of a hall closet and into my daily life!
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