How to Hem Jeans

If you cannot view this video please view it on YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3_lYrfOSN0 I went through all my blog posts and was surprised to see I haven’t posted a tutorial on how to hem your jeans or pants! I have […]

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Full Colour or Bust!

Ah yes, a new favourite! I’m sure I say this in every post, but its okay to have a ton of favourite newly-created looks! Much like most of my other outfits, these pieces had to be altered in order to […]

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Mad for Magenta

I saw this top at Value Village once when shopping with my mother and a friend (whom I ran into while I was there go figure!) and as I recall its by Reitmans, a large. Unfortunately it was quite a […]

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Roz & Ali Redesign

This gorgeous Roz & Ali dress has been laying on top of my sewing desk for most of August and September as I knew it would be a project that required a lot of time and effort. I love boxy […]

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Vintage Redesign

My greatest regret with this dress is that it did not occur to me almost 4 years ago to take a “before” photograph. Although in my mind the original dress I can see clear as day. Big boxy style, long […]

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Blue Jessica Dress

It’s finally dress season in Ontario, gorgeous warm May weather inspires me to style up fun dresses with belts, flats and bold jewellery. Two weeks ago there was a half price sale at Value Village so I thought I ought […]

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Refinished Coffee Table

I purchased two wood framed coffee tables when I first arrived in Medicine Hat two years ago from a couple on Kijiji. They have been a great fit for all of my apartments out west but lately I’ve been finding […]

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Recovered Wingback Chair

It has been decided that my home is a source of work to my family, not often do they come by for a nice visit with a cup of tea and relaxation. It seems to always been that there is […]

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Sweater Re-Design

I ventured into Urban Planet a store I generally stay far away from, but I was on the hunt for warm patterned leggings. I had no luck in the leggings department but I did find myself looking through all the […]

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Earring Organizing

In addition to my post Simple Ways to Organize, I decided to do a serious house cleanse in the last few days of my holidays this winter. I had always used a thrifted silver jewellery tree to hang my earrings […]

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