Tag Archives for thrift store upgrade

DIY sweater elbow pads

Elbow pads are a great way to update a sweater—wether its a new sweater or something from your own closet that you’ve grown tired of. In my case, I added elbow pads to some thrift store sweaters (that I dyed, … Continue reading

06. January 2014 by Jessie
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Ombre sweater dyeing tutorial with photos

Happy New Years everyone! Every new year I feel the desire to kind of reinvent myself—new routine, new hair, and new wardrobe (there are lots of other exciting creative things on my list this year as well  I’ll be sharing … Continue reading

03. January 2014 by Jessie
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Inspiring fashion upcyclers

I’ve been experimenting with upcycling thrift store fashions, and I wanted to share two inspiring bloggers who do an amazing job at this! First, we have Jillian from ReFashionista. She finds dated thrift store dresses for just $1 and turns … Continue reading

02. January 2014 by Jessie
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Cleaning vintage buttons

This week my posts have a theme, taking old clothing or thrift store finds and turning them into something new that you actually want to wear. Lets call it, “new you on a budget”. For me, New Years is always … Continue reading

30. December 2013 by Jessie
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