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Modular Wedding Dress

By Mariana Kirova Making own wedding dress without being a dressmaker is possible. You still don’t believe it? Follow me here and see how to make a plain wedding dress better only by adding crocheted or lace material and easy to find add-ons. No patterns or pattern making. Only time, love of lace and some pieces […]

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How To Upcycle Leather Jacket

By Mariana KirovaThere are 4 steps to refashion your small leather jacket or vest by adding small skinny jeans: Extend the jacket by adding a panel at the front (add 5cm for one size up width-wise)Make sleeves from colour matching skinny jeans legsMake a collar from the waistband of the jeans to improve the designFinish […]

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Cardigan Refashion: How to Add Lace Trim

How to start upcycling clothes - blue cardigan project

Here you will find the design details done for a stylish cardigan refashion with lace and thrifted fur scarf. Lots of pictures to show the elements and the embellishment technique used in this beautiful project. Get inspired and see how you can transform your cardie, jacket or vest from “boring casual” to “romantic boho chic” fashion piece!

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