Tag Archives: Refashion Runway

Time to Vote! Refashion Runway Week One: Floral and Geometric or Stripes

Flowers and Geometry? What do they have to do with each other? One seems so random and colorful and the other so linear and black and white. What was she thinking when she made this one of the challenges?! But … Continue reading

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Kimono Vest Goes West: How to Make a Kimono Cardigan From a Dress

I LOVE the idea of a kimono vest. Long enough to cover up those BBQ potato chips that decided to hang out with me for awhile, yet open and airy enough to see my cute new skinny jeans underneath. AND I just … Continue reading

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Introducing the Beautiful, Talented and Amazing Women of Refashion Runway: Season Three

It’s finally here! Refashion Runway: Season Three *** You didn’t take it easy on me when it came to choosing the participants this season. No. You. Didn’t. Once again, it was so difficult to choose from all of the talented … Continue reading

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How to Alter a Too Big Skirt With a Waistband

Have I ever mentioned how much I LOVE summer? Not just because of the warm weather and swimming.  But the “I actually have time make dinner for my friends who need help” kind of summer. The “get up and go walking every morning” kind … Continue reading

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Surprise Yourself and Learn How to Make a Crinoline or a Petticoat

I totally missed the fifties and the petticoat era. And to be honest, I never thought I missed anything. Nope, didn’t miss a thing. Until… I MADE ONE and wore it under this circle skirt, and I was thinkin’ to myself, … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: Winter White Winner and Overall Winner Announced Today

As you know, I am not good at good byes. This last Refashion Runway: Season Two post has been the hardest one for me to write. Do you know how many times I’ve started over this morning, trying to find … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: Winter White Sewalong

 Elizabeth, from The Hungry Octopus, took a break from her own Fall Refashion Series to sew along with us this week: “This week’s sew along isn’t quite white, but it will have to do. I picked up this ivory lace … Continue reading

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Time to Vote! Refashion Runway: The Winter White Challenge

It’s coming you know. Winter. OK, I can hear what you’re thinking. You’re still enjoying the beautiful autumn colors and the crisp fall weather. I know. Me too. But, to help you get in the mood for the upcoming months, … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: Winner of the Halloween Challenge

  “You’ve always had the power my dear, you just had to learn it for yourself.” Well said, Glinda! I have to say, the courageous and creative women who have been competing in Refashion Runway this season, have totally embraced … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: Halloween Sewalongs

Welcome to Refashion Runway: Halloween Sewalongs! I think we are all in agreement that Molly needs to start her own blog, so we can keep up with all of her wonderful refashions. This week, Molly made the perfect apron for … Continue reading

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