Is sewing beautiful pieces a lost art?

Is sewing beautiful pieces a lost art?

Musings about sewing your own clothes , why it is cheaper to buy than DIY, alterations, great upcycling projects, how to create patterns from vintage clothes

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An old unwanted shirt revived to a beautiful skirt

An old unwanted shirt revived to a beautiful skirt

I redesigned my hubby's silk shirt into a skirt Some time ago, we bought a shirt for my husband. On the first view the shirt looked like a camouflage shirt, and he likes camouflage. However, when unpacking it turned out to be a Hawaiian shirt inspired floral print in camouflage colors. Thus, it was not [...]

See this lovely skirt from old shirts (how I did it)

See this lovely skirt from old shirts (how I did it)

Description of how I upcycled four men's silk shirts into a flowy dance skirt, styling tips and photos of the resulting dance outfit plus a linkup party