As I’d been an admirer of the amazingly artistic Johanna of Basteldibix for some time I was absolutely ecstatic when she got in touch to do a swap & knew instantly what to request for the exchange…
a fabulous family portrait and…
an amazing logo for my new thrifty series!
Read on to see the entire quirky contents of the groovtastic package I received & what I created for Johanna in return…
(Re) Create 2 old button downs in a flash with my next marvelous man-make:
Check out how I transformed that lovely 1950′s lace number from frumpy to fantabulous!
The instant I discovered this week’s thrift style theme I knew exactly what to wear…
Film character inspired? I just had to bust out my groovtastic District 12 Cowl!
*handmade just for me by the always amazing Anna using Lion Brand’s fab free pattern
Katniss Cowl (an amazing gift) €0 - Leather jacket (thrifted) €8 - Vintage longsleeved t-shirt (thrifted) €1 - Cords (Thrifted) €1 - Geisswein galoshes (ebay) €14
Total outfit cost: €24
*kinda-sorta-Katniss side braid created by the dude
Head on over to my fellow thrifty blogger babes for more film inspired styling:
Alligator Toe // Being Zhenya // Buttons and Birdcages // Eclecticity
Sandpaper Kisses // Snippets with Alex // Spoolish // The Two Cent Chick
and take a peek at the Thrift Style Thursday Pinterest board too!
a tot t-shirt + an old preggie shirt + my flirtastic silvester skirt tutorial =
a rockin’ new über comfortable skirt!
Welcome to the first in my brand new series of Top Refashionista Tips for Successful Thrifting Tips!
*This premier episode explains the ins & outs of how to discover the refashioning potential in garments while thrifting.
click the photos below to be taken to the tutorials I revisited to make each fab creation
the Not My Style Dress tutorial
the Dowdy No More tutorial
That’s right my lovelies! Every month I’ll be giving away quirktastic Sheri-made gear!
…and just what do you need to do to be in with a chance to win?
Simply connect with my blog & facebook page!
Each comment + ‘like’ combination you share with me on either site is an entry (ya gotta do both)…the more you interact, the higher your chance of receiving a bit of me-made awesome in the post!
Giveaways will begin on the first of every month, end on the last of every month & the winner for each month will be contacted & announced within the first week of the following month here…
What are you waiting for? Go engage with a page!