DIY Wedding Guest Dress

Wedding guest DIY dress

There’s nothing quite like the satisfaction of wearing something you’ve created from scratch, especially when it’s for a special occasion like a wedding. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how I crafted my very own DIY wedding guest dress, which was not only budget-friendly but also truly unique. Getting fabric My quest for the perfect fabric […]

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DIY Intimate Budget Wedding: Crafting Meaningful Connections and Celebrating Love

Why DIY budget wedding… In a world that often glorifies extravagant weddings adorned with opulent decorations and grandiose venues, there’s a growing trend that speaks to the heart of what truly matters – celebrating your special day surrounded by the people you love, without breaking the bank. While a lavish wedding might dazzle with its […]

Crop Top DIY corset

Sewing a bustier from old suit trousers

A nice bustier is a timeless piece. I remember my mum having one when I was a little girl. Now I wanted my own, me-made. I decided to sew a bustier from old suit trousers. Textile – repurposing old suit trousers I decided to sacrifice for this experiment my fiance’s old suit trousers. I believe […]

How I sized down large skirt

How I sized down large skirt

Have you ever stumbled upon a piece of clothing that you absolutely loved, only to find that it was a size or two too big? Well, I recently found myself in this predicament with a stunning skirt that I just couldn’t resist. Rather than letting it languish in my closet, I decided to take matters […]

upcycling old jeans into mini skirt

Upcycling old jeans

Yes, finally I got into upcycling old jeans! I had a massive pile of denim, which wasn’t good enough to give to the charity shop, yet I felt like it was still worth keeping it and doing something creative out of it. My excitement for this project was big, as it combines so many things […]

sewing a flowy shirt

Sewing a flowy shirt

Sewing a flowy shirt was quite fast and easy.  I bought a beautiful piece of fabric from JB Store sales, light and flowy in this gorgeous pink shade. It was necessary to create something out of it! When browsing, my latest favourite, Pinterest, I stumbled upon this free sewing pattern by The Thread. What I […]

sewing pinafore dress

Sewing simple pinafore dress

Let’s start from the statement that my sewing is a result of the pandemic and I am no professional, so all you will see here, please keep that in your mind. The most important thing that I learned from sewing, as I already mentioned before, is that a key is patience and the seam ripper […]

DIY dress with bustier

Sewing vintage set – skirt and bralette

Let’s start from the statement that my sewing is a result of the pandemic and I am no professional, so all you will see here, please keep that in your mind. The most important thing that I learned from sewing is that a key is patience and the seam ripper is my biggest friend! It […]

curtains before and after

My DIY Curtains and blue tassels

I’m incredibly happy that after almost a year of waiting for the property, we finally moved in.  I will write more about it later on as today I would like to focus on one topic: CURTAINS! And how I decided to DIY curtains for my living room. When I’ve seen this place curtains were one […]

DIY Mesh bags

Multi-purpose mesh bags DIY

This is a very little but mighty project of mine. I am using my DIY veggie bag every time I go shopping. It follows the principles of recycling, reusing, repurposing, and helps reduce plastic use. All the best outcomes of DIY. Let’s see how I made my multi-purpose DIY bags.     Before getting into […]