Purple Flower Power

Some Assembly Required

The number of long, shapeless 90’s dresses at the thrift shop is amazing! I loved the $1.24 purple number with it’s awkward side ties and flower buttons. You have to see the potential in this one!
IMG_0139.JPGBuh bye shoulder pads!
IMG_0199.JPG
See ya later flower buttons!
IMG_0200.JPG

And I couldn’t leave the loops with no buttons so those went to the scrap pile.

IMG_0202.JPG

And the obligatory V-neck cut and pinned. (I promise someday I’ll be creative and do something besides a v-neck).

IMG_0204I gave the sleeves a trim and a clean hem.IMG_0215.JPGHemming, hemming, hemming…

IMG_0206.JPG

Then this lovely dress got a 10 inch loop taken off the bottom. Don’t worry, you’ll see that bottom loop again (because I know you were quite worried).

IMG_0212.JPGSnip, snip, snip.
IMG_0213.JPG I took the extra fabric from the bottom cut it into a long strip and used it as a sash attached it with an awesome brooch.  It’s been a…

Ursprünglichen Post anzeigen 45 weitere Wörter

Advertisements

Kommentar verfassen

Trage deine Daten unten ein oder klicke ein Icon um dich einzuloggen:

WordPress.com-Logo

Du kommentierst mit Deinem WordPress.com-Konto. Abmelden / Ändern )

Twitter-Bild

Du kommentierst mit Deinem Twitter-Konto. Abmelden / Ändern )

Facebook-Foto

Du kommentierst mit Deinem Facebook-Konto. Abmelden / Ändern )

Google+ Foto

Du kommentierst mit Deinem Google+-Konto. Abmelden / Ändern )

Verbinde mit %s