When putting together outfits to share for Thrifty Thursday I usually need look no further than the fab collection of second hand, DIY’d eco-fashion that fills my wardrobe however this Silk or Satin Loveliness theme had me stumped as the only silk item in my wardrobe is this too-hot-for-August refashioned dress.
But then I remembered a tacky satin top that had been lurking in my stash for far too long so I grabbed my seam ripper & sewing gear and got to work transforming it into something I’d actually wear:
Get the scoop behind the thrifty outfit + the tutorial for my fab upcycled necklace below:
Sunglasses (had for years) €0 – Top (thrifted & refashioned) €1 – Necklace (upcycled) €0 – Scarf (thrifted) €0.20 – Jeans (thrifted) €1.50 – Bracelet (gift) €0 – Wedges (had for years) €0
Total cost: €2.70
Create your own fab phone cord necklace with my oldie but goodie video tute:
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…