Trendy Tie-Front Top from Thrift Store Find

One of our favorite bloggers, Melissa Esplin, took her flawless taste to refashion a thrift store find (see her post) into this modern, Anthro-inspired tie-front top. And she expresses our relationship with Anthropologie perfectly — you have to read it!

Tie-Front Refashion at I Still Love You

Turn A T-Shirt Into a One-Shoulder Top – No Sewing!

Anne wanted a one-shoulder top for a Saturday night … and came up with this brilliant, no-sew inspiration. You, too, can take a t-shirt, and using her cut-here details, make a sophisticated yet flirty one-shoulder top for those warm nights out!

No Sew, One Shoulder Shirt. DIY at Wobisobi

Make a Lace-Embellished Top From An Inexpensive T-Shirt!


Katie saw a cute, lace-embellished top worn by actress Rashida Jones in I Love You, Man — and thought “I could make that!” Well, she did — and it’s easy. And she shows you how to do it, too — just check out her easy instructions!

T-Shirt Refashion at Sweet Verbena

Rework a Maternity Tank Into A Cute Top!

Check out this awkward maternity tank … but the pattern has promise and so does the shape! Check out how you can refashion a maternity top you’re unlikely to wear soon … into something you’ll love to wear!

Day 11: I’m Not Getting Prego Any Time Soon at Cotton & Curls


Create a Hip-Cinched Top!

Deanna saw a great blouse at Anthropologie and loved the cinch at the hip … but not the price! (Check out her site for the original inspiration.) She shows you how to upcycle and refashion a top — or even a t-shirt — with this fashionable hip cinch!

DIY Anthro-Inspired Hip Cinched Blouse at Recycled Lovelies

Downeast-Inspired T-Shirt Refashion — Add Ruffles!

Kimbo, inspired by a cool DownEast shirt, upcycled and refashioned a plain white t-shirt into a fun, ruffly one! You can see how she did it — complete with you-can-do-it-too steps, at her blog!

Another Downeast Shirt at A Girl And A Glue Gun