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Thursday, January 6, 2011

old shirt, new style

So I followed through on my previous post...I made this shirt yesterday. I was so excited that I thought I'd wear it today, but I think it'll have to wait for warmer weather. I used this tutorial...you should check it out, she has some other super cute ones I am dying to try as well.


Added a ruffle to the collar, I hate the collar on these cap sleeve shirts anyway, they seem floppy and cheap to me so the ruffle was just the right touch.


Next two layers with a gathered piece of fabric


and the final product. I added two more layers and a flower. I think it needs a couple more layers, I feel like they end in an awkward spot. Oh well it's cute.


And a close up of the flower, I had so much fun making this shirt!

5 comments:

  1. OK..Seriously SO cute!!!! I'm gonna make one! I always love all the things you post Dresden!!! I love your flower bag with the big pink flower too!!! You have the best craft posts and Natalie has great food posts...I get all my inspiration from you two!

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  2. super cute... and i don't think the layers end weird, but it will be cute with more too :)

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  3. So cute! I've got a few shirts that have stains from my sweet baby girls! Great way to upcycle!

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  4. It turned out sooooo cute! I love that color.
    Thanks for linking up to my Pity Party on 30days.
    xo,
    Mique

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  5. Really cute! I've used tutorials from TeaRoseHome as well. She's got great ideas! I love the way your shirt turned out - great colors!
    http://shannonsews.blogspot.com

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