My favorite thing about refashioning garments is how much time it can save. I mean who doesn't love saving time, right? This skirt started out as a 1980s-era dress with large pearl-like buttons all the way up the front. I had plans to make the dress into a skirt over a year ago but never finished. Lately, I've been trying to clean up my closets and finish abandoned projects. When I pulled this one out of the bin, I had a flash of inspiration that I could add a black knit waistband and finish this one off.
Monday's moodboard) it could be a little punk. Or, as I'm wearing it here, a little nerdy and a little ballerina.
Shown here with:
Nerdy Glasses (similar to these and these)
Pink Henley Tank from J.Crew (similar to this and this)
Dancing Shoes (similar to these and these)
Check out the earlier posts in this series here:
Fall Sewing No. 1 Lace Top Dress
Fall Wardrobe Moodboard
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