Friday, August 29, 2014

Overly Colorful Sundress into crop top and skirt

My mom bought me this sundress from the thrift store, but it's way too many colors and kind of frumpy looking.

I took the ruffle off the bottom, cut it in half, and sewed it back together again:
Then I sewed it to the bottom of the bodice to make a crop top.

I took the skirt and hemmed it and changed the shape to be a bit more of an a-line.

And that was how I took this terrible dress and made it wearable.
For more details on how I did it, see my blog.


jennifer elliott said...

I love love love the new skirt with the shirt and cardigan. Great job on creating two nice pieces.

Andrea said...

Way to break up the brightness!!! It was definitely overwhelming before, so good save ;)

Andrea EOD

Nina said...

Nice! Well done. Two for one ;)