Tag Archives: Frugal

Prom 2012

I have wanted to do a prom dress since I started this blog, but last year no one took me up on my offer. This year not only did I get to do a prom dress I got to do … Continue reading

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New Earrings

Being resourceful in fashion doesn’t mean just clothes. You can remake shoes, purses and Jewelry. As I have said in the past, I looove jewelry. Remaking my jewelry predates my new found desire to be frugal and green. Todays project … Continue reading

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Crochet Collar(by popular request)

So I have had a lot of people asking me to go into greater detail about crocheting a new lace collar on a shirt than I have in passed blogs, so I went shopping for a new shirt for that purpose … Continue reading

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If you want to destroy my sweater…

I usually use the week of labor day as a deadline/reminder to start what ever knitting/crocheting projects I have planned for that year. It really works out perfectly as it gives me a couple of weeks to get a good … Continue reading

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Shoe Cupboard Makeover

About a year ago we were given this cupboard. It was exactly what we had been looking for to store the shoes that always seem to pile up next to the front door. It truly was a heaven sent as … Continue reading

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Salem’s LBD

These two shirts were in the “getting rid of pile.” The first one was one of the last of the shirts that my husband shrunk out of when he lost 60 lbs and the other was one of mine that … Continue reading

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Cocktail Hour(Another It Takes Two Solution)

Finding a modest cocktail dress can be one of the hardest feats of fashion. It is often to easy to pick out the women at a party that didn’t have a cocktail dress. They are limited to wearing a black … Continue reading

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