Easy T-shirt Dress Tutorial

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Hey y’all – today I have a super easy t-shirt dress tutorial for a dress I know I’ll be wearing all summer. Best part? I thrifted this t-shirt so this dress was under $5 to make. Want to make you own? You’ll need: One or two t-shirts – it depends on how long your shirt Read the Rest…

10 Men’s Upcycled Shirt Tutorials

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It’s the quintessential refashion in blogland – the Men’s Dress Shirt Upcycle. Here are 10 upcycled shirt tutorials to get you started. Everything from dresses to ties can be made with this thrift store staple. See Kate Sew turns her men’s shirt into a cute women’s shirt with pockets.   Alida Makes uses her men’s Read the Rest…

Calling All Kids with Alida Makes

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Today I’m posting as part of Calling All Kids, a series hosted by Alida Makes that looks at kids clothing and gender expectations. I love Alida’s concept for this series. Challenging gender expectations is something I’ve done all my life, and it seems that my boys are following in my footsteps. Which makes it interesting Read the Rest…

Dyed Jeans Flashback Post

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While we’re talking about jeans this month, I thought it would be handy to take another look at dyeing jeans. This post covers how I took thrift store jeans and made them skinny jeans. And this post tells more about how I dyed them. Hooray – you read the whole post! Wanna hang out more? Read the Rest…