A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
November 17 News: WOW!  Congratulate the winner of DIY Halloween Costumes 2015!
Total Members: 303,796
Currently Running With Scissors:
727 Guests and 16 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Recreated Clothing!  (Read 14678 times)
Tags for this thread: reconstructed , skirt , shirt , shorts  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
Offline Offline

Posts: 65
Joined: 12-Mar-2006

she's delicate and seems like the mirror

View Profile WWW
« on: April 28, 2010 07:33:56 AM »

A tunic made from old curtains and a vest I altered that came from ZARA

A jeans vest made from an old pair of jeans, a silk shirt made from a night-gown, and a necklace made out of two old necklaces and a lone earring

A vest made from old curtains and jeans, and a crop-top (?) made from an old dress (also, same necklace as before)

A dress from Ginatricot, that I dyed and printed with potato-prints, a lace bolero made from an old table-cloth, and a necklace made from pearls and wire

A shirt made from an old large tee (inspired by one I saw in Gossip Girl) and necklace made from wooden beads

A shirt made from lace, bolero out of various cloth pieces, necklace and belt constructed by me, jeans altered from pants

A shirt made from size 44 button-down (inspired by one in a magazine) bag by me, and shorts altered by me

Tunic altered by me, necklace by me

Shirt and skirt by me

Shirt made from sweater and pajama shirt

Dress from lace and curtains

Shirt from old drapes, necklace of string and beads

Shirt by me (my grandmother made the owl-necklace;))

Shirt and text by me

Shirt altered and dyed by me and necklace by me

Shirts by me (The Runaway American Dream)  Skirt by me

And a bonus slouchy-bag made from an oversized Hstens pillowcase and an original screenprint!

(pictured: linn lundgren, emily long)
« Last Edit: May 07, 2010 02:36:11 AM by aLostHippie » THIS ROCKS   Logged

« Reply #1 on: April 28, 2010 07:59:46 AM »

You're totally amazing! Everything is simply stunning! I especially adore vests - might try them soon.  Smiley
« Reply #2 on: April 28, 2010 08:10:21 AM »

i love all your photos and especially the last dress
Offline Offline

Posts: 530
Joined: 05-Nov-2009

Beware the weasel....

View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: April 28, 2010 08:11:59 AM »

Wow, these are incredible!  You've got talent!

English Major Soaps! on Etsy:
Offline Offline

Posts: 1665
Joined: 13-Aug-2008

Make Tea, Not War!

View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: April 28, 2010 09:07:12 AM »

oh my goodness - this is all so amazing! i absolutely love the vests and the necklaces (well and everything else!!!) you are incredibly talented - and inspiring! i'm off to hack up some old clothes Wink

thank you for posting!!


« Reply #5 on: April 28, 2010 10:53:46 AM »

wow i love everything!  any chance you could post a tutorial for that men's size 44 button down top? thanks for the inspiration!
« Reply #6 on: April 28, 2010 12:01:16 PM »

everything looks amazing!

you don't have a soul.
you are a soul.
you have a body.- c.s lewis
« Reply #7 on: April 28, 2010 12:44:55 PM »

The pictures and clothing are awesome!  This rocks!
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Make All Things, especially from stash
Offline Offline

Posts: 34480
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Live Life Like You Want To!

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: April 28, 2010 02:07:35 PM »

I am impressed with how many items you made from home decor items--tablecloths, curtains, etc.

If you had not said, I would have thought they were just fabrics your purchased!  Excellent upcycling!

I particularly love the last dress...and the crochet tablecloth top...and the reconned jeans... Cheesy

Offline Offline

Posts: 1420
Joined: 17-Jan-2007

The Lil Hippies are taking over!

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: April 28, 2010 02:19:16 PM »

I love the clothes, but I'm more blown away by your photography skills!  This stuff looks like it belongs in a magazine!  My favorite outfit is the potato-print dress and lace bolero.

Eco-friendly items, patterns, hippies, and more.

I'm on Ravelry, too!
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Hair Basics: Fishtail Braid
VF COLLECTIONS: Public School Spring/Summer 2015 - NYFW
How to Tie Your Hair in a Bow
Top 2015 Hair Trends
Back to Work Hairstyle
Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Kindling Bundle
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Kitty Coasters
@Home This Weekend: Rustic Wreath

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.