Before I forget...
I've started following this blog:
For a DIY'er or seamstress in general, it's awesome inspiration. She takes things that I never would have even considered buying at the thrift store (man, there's some fugly stuff) and Makes. It. Work.
She's coming towards the end of the project (I'm late to the party as always), but all the previous items she's done are in the archive.
It's some really fun reading. Go enjoy!