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Turn Your Sheer Tight Tank Into A Crop Top

I’m pretty sure we’ve all been victims of ridiculously cheap price tags when shopping online. We’d fall devastated when our “fantastic bargains” arrives as unwearable disasters with a no return policy. I bought this tank top on Taobao for RM15 postage included. Based on the measurements given by the seller, the tank top ought to […]

DIY: Box Pleat Skirt

I’m so in love with the box pleat skirt trending right now. It reminds me of Audrey Hepburn’s iconic skirt that she wore in Roman Holiday. I first laid eyes on this pretty piece of sartorial at Miss Selfridge. It was retailing at RM200 in plain black duchess satin and I told myself “Screw it! […]

How to Sew an Invisible Zipper

It’s extremely important that you know how to sew an invisible zipper, as it is commonly used on skirts, dresses and even pants. The Youtube video below is a pretty good tutorial by Otis Fashion. Personally, this method works best for me, but feel free to experiment around with other methods available on the internet. […]

The Mandatory Introduction

I’ve been planning to start this blog for very long time, just never got around to it until today (Hooray!). My goal is to educate fashion lovers to DIY in-trend sartorial pieces while saving lots of $Ka-Ching$ and how to do it properly. Yes. Properly. The proper way to construct a design with the finer […]