Striped t-shirt refashion to lace up shirt

I mentioned in my post about the #NoSpendber challenge I’m currently undertaking that I discovered I had 8 striped shirts. In this blog post I’m going to share how I refashioned one of my striped shirts to become a lace up shirt.

DIY Wide Leg/Palazzo Pants (and petite styling tips)

Wide leg pants (also known as palazzo pants) are quite the trend, but a wee issue I have being a petite person is the length. They’re usually waaaay too long for me so that I have to chop off a good portion of the leg, and by the time I chop it off the leg shape has changed and it…

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DIY: Raw Uneven Hem Jeans

I’ve been meaning to do this DIY for a while now – it’s so ridiculously easy that I was even able to do it with two crazy children running around me. I’ll definitely include this in my winter capsule as it’s an easy way to update a tired pair of jeans as well as give some interest to your capsule…

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DIY: Cold Shoulder Sweater

What’s a gal with a shopping ban to do when she spies something she’d love to try and buy? Obviously, one thing would be to walk away and really think about whether she needs it or not, as of course she has a capsule wardrobe to consider. The other thing would be to DIY that shiz, which I decided to do.

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DIY: lace up flats

I’m so excited to be on the Cut Out + Keep website as a DIY Fashionista, featuring my DIY lace up flats! This is such an easy project, and once you’ve got some eyelets and an eyelet plier you’ll want to punch holes in all of your flat shoes so that they lace up around your ankle.