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Refashion Runway: The Winner of the Boho Chic Challenge

Like I said yesterday, the Boho Chic challenge has received the most votes, inspired the most sew-alongs and created the most controversy. It’s always my intent to leave the challenges open ended to inspire as much creativity as possible. It’s up … Continue reading

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Boho Chic Sew Along

SHEESH-Ka-Bob! So far, this has been a big week in the Boho Chic department at The Renegade Seamstress. Who knew that this challenge would generate more votes than any other challenge, inspire a myriad of sew alongs, and create so much controversy. … Continue reading

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Time to Vote! Refashion Runway: Boho Chic Challenge

To me, nothing says carefree, summer and relaxed better than a little fringe, lace and leather. I love the Boho Chic look and these talented Refashion Runway women took this look to a whole new level this week. Enjoy! And be sure to … Continue reading

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Speaking of Handbag Refashions…

Since we’re on the subject of handbag refashions during Refashion Runway this week, I thought it might be fun to revisit a couple of my own bag refashions from the last year… If you’d like to see the entire tutorial for any … Continue reading

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Time to Vote! Refashion Runway: Week Three: Clutch, Tote Bag, or Purse

Let’s face it. We’d be lost without our handbags. So we might as well have cute ones. Have fun checking out the fabulous handbags these talented ladies have created this week. When you get to the bottom of this post, be … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: And the Winner of the Gingham Challenge is…

It’s so much fun for me to watch behind the scenes as thousands of people vote for their favorite refashions during Refashion Runway. This week has been, by far, the most interesting week in Refashion Runway’s voting history. At least … Continue reading

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Time to Vote! Refashion Runway: Week Two Challenge- Gingham

You’ve seen it. Gingham! It’s all over the runways, like this great gingham number by Diane Von Furstenberg. Isn’t it beautiful!!! I just love everything about it. So sophisticated, yet playful and ageless. Now that’s a powerhouse combo in my … Continue reading

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This Week’s Sew Along: Floral and Geometric/Stripes

If you aren’t actually competing in Refashion Runway but you would still like to sew along with each challenge, we’d love to see your creations, too. Send your photos to me at bhunting@eoni.com and I’ll post them so we can all see … Continue reading

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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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