Deconstructed Shirt- 'Casual Monday' Pattern Magic (not) for...

Added Jun 24, 2011

by urbandon

Sydney, Australia

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Description

Pattern Magic shrug meets business shirt. Adapted the ‘apple skin’ shrug to a men’s shirt pattern and extended the neck to a tunnel. The seriousness of the buttons and fabric clash so well with the irregular shaped sleeves and collar/ cowl. Cursed- it’s too small for me so ‘Frank’ is wearing it.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Men
Garment Type
Shirts
Style
Business, Casual, Grunge, Other, Punk
Material
Cotton

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    Jul 3, 2011, 05.05 PMby zaarissima

    another cool piece! Why is it not for the office? In our office people can wear what they want – you are welcome!

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      Jul 4, 2011, 04.16 AMby urbandon

      Thanks! I’ll pass on the office- gave up my day job at the beginning of the year. Free!!!

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      Jul 4, 2011, 01.47 PMby zaarissima

      Well done! We are “free” since the 90s. I’ll push our fingers crossed!!!!

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    Jul 3, 2011, 06.09 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    love love love the shirt!

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    Jun 27, 2011, 07.43 PMby nehozack

    freaken love this

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      Jun 28, 2011, 06.05 AMby urbandon

      Thanks so much!

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    Jun 27, 2011, 05.33 AMby cantare

    What a cool piece! I totally need to get this book you keep making magic from.

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      Jun 28, 2011, 06.02 AMby urbandon

      Love the book. Thanks so much.

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    Jun 25, 2011, 02.50 AMby marloncosta

    no armhole seam? Beautiful shirt! It could make anyone look cool!

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      Jun 25, 2011, 07.49 AMby urbandon

      Thanks so much. Yep, no armhole seam- its all one piece- well, back, front, collar piece and front button facings-five.

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    Jun 24, 2011, 11.20 AMby janetheclerk

    i’m so glad i’m not the only one who has named my dress form. mine is called arabella, and she has the most unrealistic boobs you have ever seen.

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      Jun 24, 2011, 11.27 AMby urbandon

      Frank likes the sound of her. He ask’s does she have a facebook page? Sorry, he’s pretty cheeky.

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      Jun 24, 2011, 03.39 PMby janetheclerk

      dude, she’s a pinhead! facebook is on the other side of higher grade.

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    Jun 24, 2011, 10.42 AMby joost52

    Really nice mutant work there Don :) Must be frustrating that Frank is the one who gets to show if off ;)

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      Jun 24, 2011, 11.25 AMby urbandon

      Thanks Joost. He is a bit of a show off- he’s gone to the pub wearing it. I said “Dude, don’t spill drinks on my new shirt”. And he’s all “As if I would?!” He will probably pick up someone.

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      Jun 27, 2011, 02.14 PMby joost52

      Oh boy, lock up your daughters, Frank’s on a prowl!

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