boys like cowboy shirts

Added Feb 29, 2012

by chinkypin

Portland, Oregon...

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Description

David needs shirts like you wouldn’t believe. He really likes this one. I used a vintage pattern pretty much right out of the envelope, and the only real change was that I added straight cuffs and a real sleeve vent. The pattern said to make the vent out of the sleeve seam, but I think this is better.

Material Notes

Cotton pottery barn sheet from goodwill

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Men
Garment Type
Shirts

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    Jul 4, 2012, 06.47 PMby Nancy-the-sewer

    I really need to try making a shirt for my hubby.

    I have made a number of shirt blouses for myself but nothing for him. Will have to stop being so self-fish and who knows it may look as good on him as it does on your model guy above. Lets hope so

    Nancy

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    Mar 9, 2012, 01.47 AMby chinkypin

    Thank you all so much! It’s lovely to hear from you. My fella said ‘you can make me a shirt any time you want…really… I don’t mind at all…I mean, I really need more shirts."

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    Mar 2, 2012, 11.04 PMby deChez

    Nice. Those changes you made really add to the design. Great fabric, too.

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    Mar 2, 2012, 07.57 PMby Bartas DubLinski

    Amazing!

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    Mar 1, 2012, 04.15 PMby aibby

    That is great, I love the pattern and the fabric you used. Great fit too.

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    Mar 1, 2012, 12.24 PMby elguanche

    absolutely great!

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    Mar 1, 2012, 12.02 PMby martinK

    great work! I agree with the cuffins and the vent, this way is much better!

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    Mar 1, 2012, 09.50 AMby antony chauvin

    jolie chemise!! c’est un modéle intemporel!!

    Attractive shirt!! It is a timeless model!!

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    Mar 1, 2012, 04.37 AMby Gigette

    Oh it’s very nice!

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    Mar 1, 2012, 01.40 AMby elisana

    super cool!

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    Mar 1, 2012, 01.40 AMby elisana

    super cool!

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    Mar 1, 2012, 12.21 AMby kerstika

    Wow, great work!!

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    Mar 1, 2012, 12.03 AMby kelepso

    Nice! I especially like the plaid on the bias.

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    Feb 29, 2012, 11.26 PMby saki

    Really really nice !

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