Fabric and Fit

One thing You May not consider when buying clothes - discover what I learned from renovating

The One Thing You May Not Think About When Buying Clothes That Will Change the Way You Shop Forever

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My house is currently undergoing a major renovation (basically I’m getting a whole new house except for my office/studio and the front door!).   This is my first renovation (it is necessary to upsize our house as we’ve gone from 2-4 kids with marriage), and my kitchen was so small you couldn’t have two people…

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size and alterations

The Magic of Alterations

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By Ms MakeItOver Bernadette Lis How many times have you stared into a store dressing room mirror and said to yourself ,”This fits pretty well. The shirt is a little boxy, but that’s the fashion right now.” Alternatively, you’ve also thought, “This dress fits well. I don’t really like the short sleeves that long and…

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8 ideas to refashion your clothes

Refashion Projects to Try Out This Weekend (or Next)

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Refashioning old garments is something that can be worth doing if you’re a little creative, or if the garment just isn’t quite right anymore. I’m currently attempting to refashion a leather skirt (hopefully it will work out, and then I’ll show you my efforts). So if you’d like some refashioning inspiration here are some great…

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