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Upcycled Sweater Slippers

For years I’ve been collecting old clothes with the intention of upcycling them into something new.  One of my favorite things to upcycle is...

DIY Bees Wax Wraps

Happy New Year ! To ring in 2019, I decided to join the new Bees Wax Wraps trend.  These wraps are a very nice way...

Easy DIY : Nail Polish Embellished Bobby Pins

To manage my unruly curly hair I use bobby pins, since they are simple and can be used on any thickness of hair, but...

Merry Christmas 2018

A Brocade Skirt for the Holiday Season

On a trip to Rome last year I bought a black brocade fabric from Bassetti, this amazing fabric store in downtown Rome that dates...

DIY Shearling Insoles

This is an easy winter DIY. I bought myself these awesome Swedish clogs from Troentorps.com and so I could wear them in winter I...

Yoga Waistband Leggings

I recently bought this lace print gray and black jersey fabric and thought I’d sew a pair of winter leggings. The fabric is relatively...

DIY Lavender Sachets

While I was reorganizing my Atelier, I noticed how many fabric scraps I've collected and  thought I'd use the scraps to make lavender sachets,...

DIY Jean Shorts for the Summer

Jeans are one of my favorite things to upcycle.  Denim is a versatile sturdy fabric and can be used to make anything from accessories...

Easy DIY Floral Jean Jacket

Here's a quick and easy DIY for the lingering summer season ;-) I saw a lot of denim with floral patches or appliqués during the...

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Sorbetto Top Hacks

The Sorbetto top by Colette is the first piece of clothing I ever tried to sew and the "original" pattern is one I have...

DIY Jean Shorts for the Summer

Jeans are one of my favorite things to upcycle.  Denim is a versatile sturdy fabric and can be used to make anything from accessories...

Upcycling Jeans…

After many years of saving old jeans, I got inspired and started using them... Denim is a fun and easy fabric to work with....

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