Say you’re vintage shopping and you see this shoulder-padded, fuchsia-checked, long-sleeved, high-necked dress.
Some of you might recoil in disgust and throw it right back on the rack.
I did a little happy dance. Because I love nothing more than to reinvent a vintage secretary dress.
This one looks like a 1980’s take on an 1880’s school teacher’s ensemble. And for that, I love it.
I’m taking it to the tailor today and you’ll be the first to see the “after” shots once she’s worked her magic.
P.S. Let’s take a journey through some of The Anthology’s best before/afters, shall we? Like this printed jacket “before” and “after“. Oh, and these ridiculous pants look so much better after they became shorts.
You have the best tailor in the entire world haha. Can’t wait to see it after!
I can’t wait to see final product… It’s a bit frumpy.
I can’t wait to see the after! You have a great eye!!! And your tailor must be the absolute best! I’m still on the hunt for a good one.
oh i look forward to seeing this after!
It’s a great find – there’s so many ways to change it…
now I know that’s going to be short but how short? And what are you going to do to the top?
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