We made it to week two of the competition!
(Well at least I hope I did! As I’m typing this, I’m not sure yet which two refashionistas are the first to get voted off!)
If you haven’t figured it out already, I’m so excited to be (or have been?) a contestant on the Refashion Runway Competition, hosted by The Renegade Seamstress!
Any of you who missed out on week one, the theme for the first week was stripes, and I made a maxi dress out of a bunch of old t-shirts and tank tops.
For this second week of competition…drum roll…the theme is “denim.”
I have a lot of denim refashions I need to get to, but they are all quite simple projects I’ve already seen other people do. I really wanted to challenge myself with something new for this refashion, but hadn’t a clue what to do.
Then all of a sudden it hit me. I had this really cool jean jacket I scored for a mere 49-cents, but ever since I wore it for our last family photo session, I can’t find the darn thing anywhere!
Frankly, I’ve been pretty frustrated about losing it because it would’ve looked great on several of my recent dress refashions!
So I decided to attempt to make a new jacket out of this…
Super comfy, but not the most flattering pair of jeans I own (Trust me, there’s a reason this picture aint showin’ my backside!).
Now there’s absolutely nothing wrong with these jeans. They fit fine…they’re comfortable…but I have more jeans than a person needs, and so I decided to weed some out of my closet. Continue reading →