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Carls Shirt

Added Mar 20, 2008

by friskie321

New York, New Yo...

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Description

My first shirt from scratch. It was a lot easier than trying to tailor an already made shirt. I added another pocket and I don’t have buttons yet, they’re coming soon. For the next one I’m going to slim down the collar and make some weird pockets for all the pens I carry.

Material Notes

Seersucker

Difficulty

Novice

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    May 11, 2008, 08.50 PMby usedtobelieve

    I noticed there are a lot of alterations to be made to the pattern. I re-cut the neckline and collar so it would fit me 100% every time I made the shirt. My first collar came out too big – same problem you had. Good job!

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    Mar 28, 2008, 12.20 AMby lilo

    very nice, well done! nice to see more guys posting creations here.

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    Mar 23, 2008, 04.42 PMby friskie321

    Thanks everyone. As soon as I get ahold of some more Spring fabrics, I’m going to get a few more sewn up. As soon as some more patterns go up, I’ll jump on those too. I’d do a tie, but it would never get worn.

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    Mar 22, 2008, 05.40 AMby akwa

    Congratulations, you sew like a pro! Nice to see that men are getting on that way !

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    Mar 22, 2008, 12.25 AMby lauriana

    Wow, you were quick to get started on Burdastyle’s first men’s pattern! And you did a really good at it too! Looking forward to seeing your variations.

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    Mar 21, 2008, 11.15 AMby benedikta

    Hey Carl, Great shirt! Love the choice of fabric! At first glance I mistook you for our model Jakob..

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    Mar 21, 2008, 07.21 AMby michel

    I write from France , I see Friskie, you’r a boy : “felicitations” for this good job, Carl is very lucky… I ‘m also an (old) boy (55ans) and I sew for wife and daughter and my little son (10 months), later, i’ ll put the best of my ’production ’,regards(sorry for my bad english)

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    Mar 21, 2008, 03.06 AMby fashion1

    the fit is perfect! great job!

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    Mar 20, 2008, 05.56 PMby calicocouture

    Very nice job. The fit is excellent, and it’s finished nicely.

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    Mar 20, 2008, 05.37 PMby dairyheir66

    Very professional looking job you did. Good for you. Keep it up.

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http://burdastyle.com//projects/carls-shirt