A Different Take on Fringe Benefits.. ( DIY for your E-Y-E)

“Im a designer, and I think if you work in fashion, you have to give people fantasy”. Christian  Louboutin A Note From Rags Revisited: I love that fashion is constantly evolving. Think about it! I take old clothing and refashion it to make it current. Designers pull inspiration from fashionable eras (among other things) to recreate looks that enhance the perspective on classic pieces. I have a perfect example; it involves a small amount of detail that has been incorporated (and slightly modified) into different looks. It’s the fringe. That stringy detail on those flapper dresses during the roaring twenties.  Now…

How to get the most out of that dreadful dress. Making a one piece…two.(DIY)

“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.”  Winston S. Churchill A Note From Rags Revisited: I  recently bought a vintage dress from housing works. I like this thrift store because they have nicely kept garments, and are also very active in implementing AIDS awareness.  A percentage of their profits are donated to supporting services for HIV-positive individuals. I am a shopaholic. I like my money to hang securely in my closet, where I can see it. There are worse addictions out there. Right!? You only live once, so buy the dress Dammit!…