BALLANTINE BOOKS-New Dress A Day. Based on her wildly popular blog of the same name, guerilla seamstress Marisa Lynch's New Dress A Day show you how to easy (and affordably!) transform your wardrobe from frumpy to fabulous! With just a snip here and a stitch there, your basement bargains will rival anything in designer collections. Yes- with a little imagination and DIY tools like needles, thread, and safety pins-you too can update an outdated castoff. Inside you'll discover how to ace the sewing basics, create DIY designer look- alikes, cut Flashdance-inspired sweatshirts, make an old and tired muumuu into a smashing must-have, give bridesmaid dresses a second life, dye your way to a vibrant new wardrobe, and more! Complete with color before-and-after photos, fun sidebars, and even a groovy sewing song playlist to get you in the zone. Author: Marisa Lynch. Softcover, 214 pages. Published 2012. Imported.