STARS AND STRIPES! What are you wearing to show your American pride today? I kicked it anti-colonial style and stitched this flag together for the back of one of my Carhartt vests. Very patriotic, I must say, paired with my Gap Cami Dress and my Liberty Sky Highs. (Also let it be known that I can’t say the words Independence Day without thinking of Will Smith..) See how to make your own flag vest HERE!
My favorite part of Detroit is all of the colors– it’s the home of street art. Each building has a million stories to tell and there are a million different ways to interpret them. I thought I’d wear some art on one of my Carhartt jean jackets much like the buildings wearing art in Detroit. See how you can make these fabric applique flowers yourself HERE.
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We all have those great comfy Tee’s that we sleep in. Sometimes the prints on them are so great, I wish I could wear them out and not just when I’m lounging around- being lazy. So I thought I’d turn this large men’s shirt into a dress. It was pretty simple. I’ll take you through the steps. First, use a pre-existing dress to cut a pattern so that you can make sure it fits you. (cut it a little bigger than your dress so it […]
The other night when I couldn’t sleep, I decided to be productive. I’ve had this plaid fabric for a while, and I’ve been waiting to use it for something. What better than making a hoodie? It’s pretty easy. Frist I just folded over a piece of fabric so that it’s a long rectangle. Then I cut a neck hole in the center. After that, make slanted cuts into the sides and sew them shut (except for where the arm holes […]