Who doesn’t love a fabulous handbag?
All the better when you can create your own from lovely thrifted bits!
Here are my fave DIY handbag tutorials to get your inspiration flowing for this Heavenly Handbag Thrifty Thursday:
Discover my 3 simple methods for adding a fabulous chain strap to those vintage clutches, bags & coin purses.
A pair of old boots & a necktie is all you need to create this brilliant boho bag!
This delightful DIY bag is proof that a refashionista wastes nothing…
A vintage needlepoint clutch can be created in minutes with my easy tute!
Get the kiddo involved & make a perfectly polished purse!
A messenger bag is a snap to create from a vintage table runner.
Get your upcycle on with my bathpuff tote!
This fancy little bag takes under half an hour to create and you’re guaranteed to have the bits you need already lurking about the house!
And just in case you missed it, here’s a few of my fave thrifted bag scores:
Don’t forget to vote for yours truly for the Badass Blog Award for best fashion blog – it would be quite a triumph if a 41 year old refashionista actually won, dontcha think?
UPDATE: Unfortunately this old refashionista wasn’t badass enough to win however my partner in blog badassery, That Cheap Bitch, DID win! Hooray!
Snag some thrifty inspiration (+ join up & share your love of second hand) over on my Gone Thrifting facebook page!
As always feel free to take part in the thrifty fun & vote for the upcoming themes…