Thrift Dress Makeover DIY

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We love going through thrift stores. If you only have the patience to look, there are a lot of gems in there. The secret is before going in, you should have an idea of what is it that you want or else, with so many deals, you’ll end up spending more than you first intended.

With your unique finds that look a little bit dated, no worries. With a few ingenious tricks, you can make it look trendy, fashionable, and worth a hundred bucks.

Thrift Dress Makeover DIY

Learn how at Thriftanista in the City.

Learning basic sewing skills can indeed go a long way. You can get this book if you are just a beginner. And make sure you have the kit needed as well. Have fun crafting!

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Homemade Recycled Sweater Pillows

Upcycled Sweater Pillow for Homemade Decor

What a great way to reuse a sweater that isn’t wearable anymore and give it new life. So cute to turn it into a living room or bedroom decoration! In this particular example she used a flower pin on the pillow that really set it off nicely, doesn’t you think? Whether you’re raiding your closet, or the thrift store, this is a great way to dress up an old sweater.

See the directions at Centsational Girl.