“Reconstructed Show and Tell” Archive

Vintage Bar Cart Revamp

I’ve been wanting a vintage bar cart to have in the shop studio (i.e. our basement) for quite a while. Then I stumbled across the perfect one at an estate sale! I know, it doesn’t look so good here, but I knew with a little work and $10 spent at the hardware store, it would [...]

Domino Dress

Yesterday while I was thrifting, I found this dress and was inspired. Such  cute fabric – it’s tiny little dominoes (and it’s silk!) It was an 80′s take on a popular 40′s design, but had been updated with HUGE shoulder pads, longer sleeves and a thinner, longer skirt. Still, it reminded me so much of [...]