Confessions of a Refashionista

Thriftilicious (Re)Fashions, Accessories & Home Decor created from bits lurking about the house
Madalynne’s Vera Aveline

How absolutely stunning is the Vera Aveline dress from Madalynne? Create one for yourself from a lovely vintage bedsheet or lace tablecloth with Maddie’s fab how-to…

Madalynne’s Vera Aveline

How absolutely stunning is the Vera Aveline dress from Madalynne? Create one for yourself from a lovely vintage bedsheet or lace tablecloth with Maddie’s fab how-to…

A Boho Chic Thrift Style Thursday

A Boho Chic Thrift Style Thursday

Perhaps it’s because it was the decade of my birth but I’ve always had a soft spot for the groovy bohemian styles of the 70′s.

Loose, flowy tops paired with bell bottoms, oversized sunglasses & comfy clogs or ethnic printed dresses & funky boots are fab combinations for a day spent wandering just about anywhere!

Vintage Sunglasses (thrifted) €0.20  -  1970′s  Cord Jacket (inherited) €0 – Bistro…

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Sally’s Pattern Magic

Stunning Sally of Charity Shop Chic proves that some of the best refashioning gear can be found in the textile section of the thrift store with her gorgeous cushion cover top:

Sally’s Pattern Magic

Stunning Sally of Charity Shop Chic proves that some of the best refashioning gear can be found in the textile section of the thrift store with her gorgeous cushion cover top:

Daria’s Perfect Pinafore

Daria of Kittenhood shares how she easily transformed a dowdy denim maxi skirt into a darling overall dress…

Daria’s Perfect Pinafore

Daria of Kittenhood shares how she easily transformed a dowdy denim maxi skirt into a darling overall dress…

Refashion Nation Needs You!

Are you a creative refashionista or thrifty stylista? Do you want to encourage others to join the groovy world of refashioning & thrifting?

Refashion Nation Needs You!

Are you a creative refashionista or thrifty stylista? Do you want to encourage others to join the groovy world of refashioning & thrifting?

Erinn’s Terrific Trucker Hat

Erinn of Sticky Genius shares how to cleverly (& oh-so-stylishly) salvage a fave cap when the snaps in the back wear out:

Erinn’s Terrific Trucker Hat

Erinn of Sticky Genius shares how to cleverly (& oh-so-stylishly) salvage a fave cap when the snaps in the back wear out:

A Classy Thrift Style Thursday

A Classy Thrift Style Thursday

cocktail dress –  [kok-teyl dres] - NOUN – A smart dress suitable for formal occasions.

Admiring my vast collection of vintage cocktail attire is one of my favourite guilty pleasures in life. I have a delightful dress for nearly any event that might crop up…but until the glamorous invites start pouring in I’m satisfied to simply play dress-up, enjoy the feel of the funky fabrics & marvel at the…

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Dandy Denim: take 2

Dandy Denim: take 2

Do you refashion your refashions?

As my body size continues to shrink (the only benefit thus far of having severe gluten & lactose intolerance) my funktastic re-created wardrobe is requiring further adjustments…

Those fab bleached, dyed & embroidered Dandy Denimsfrom last summer could now be pulled on while fastened & slid right off without a belt so it was definitely time to pair them with…

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