Amazing Rug to Top #Refashion

Transform a rag rug into an adorable top with this quirky idea from Seamingly Sara:

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4 Common Questions About Thrifting

Surprisingly, some people still don’t appreciate the importance of reuse or love hunting through the racks at their local thrift shop! An excuse heard often is that it’s “too hard to find good stuff!”. Thrifting success is a combination of preparation and execution techniques. You can easily score unique types of clothing that will revamp your closet but it all depends on how you approach your trips to the thrift shop.

With such a variety of thrift and charity shops you’re bound to find something somewhere! Check out the sales and discounts days of each store to ensure you get a bargain and the best deals. It is all about making the right choices and never giving up during our search. While most stores will categorize their items and make it easy for you to rummage through and get a befitting item, you need to be aggressive enough to get what you want.

With more stores embracing technology and allowing customers to shop online for their favorite items, it has become relatively straightforward for you to find exactly what you want. Here are some of the most common questions about thrifting:

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#Upcycled Storage Box

Raid your recycling bin and create this gorgeous storage box with help from Oh Oh Deco:

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6 ideas to reuse clothes

Discover 6 very easy ways to upcycle those old clothes at the back of your closet over on Brightly:

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#Upcycled Denim Crossbody Bag

Whip up an adorable crossbody bag from those leftover denim scraps and this step by step tutorial from Hearth and Vine:

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#DIY Lampshades (with Free Template)

Oh Oh Deco shares a fantastic idea for upcycling fabric & paper into awesome lampshades!

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Woven T-shirt #Refashion

I will absolutely be transforming more than few boring tops with this awesome woven jersey upcycling technique from The Forge Style:

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7 Fab Clothing #Upcycles

Good On You has 7 groovy ideas for upcycling those unworn clothes at the back of your closet + check out more refashionista tips below too:

There’s no need to buy new when you can simply sort through your closet and transform those unworn items into wardrobe faves with these simple refashionista tips:

  • Grab your scissors & restyle your tees! Chop off the neckline, sleeves & bottom hem to create a cool, deconstructed look, as t-shirt jersey doesn’t fray so there’s no need to hem, hooray!
  • Stitch on a fab motif! Embroidery designs are a lovely way to update & personalize plain garments.
  • Bleach & dye are quick, no sew ways to completely change the look of your clothes, you can even use tea & coffee to give light coloured, natural fabrics a funky vintage look!

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Dye Fabric with Veggie Scraps!

Pop on over to The Beaker Life and discover how to revamp your fabrics with fruit and veggie scraps and peels:

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10 Sustainable Fashion Tips To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

According to UnEarthed, ‘Every year, global emissions from textile production are equivalent to 1.2 billion tonnes of CO2, a figure that outweighs the carbon footprint of international flights and shipping combined.’ Shoppers across the globe have a responsibility to make sustainable choices when it comes to their wardrobes, but exactly how can you do that? From materials to brands and mindful shopping, let’s take a look at your sustainable fashion options.

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