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Man's shirt dress

Added Jul 22, 2008

by jmarie85

Berkeley, Califo...

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Description

My first-ever sewing project! I used the man’s shirt how-to and it turned out pretty cute, I think. Instead of gathering at the front I made a pleat in the back.

Material Notes

XL man’s shirt from thrift shop

Difficulty

Novice

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    Jul 23, 2008, 07.49 AMby feisenberg

    When my girls were small, we made “Daddy Shirt Skirts”. Thank you for the lovely memory! Very Cute.

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    Jul 22, 2008, 10.08 AMby nenasew

    I’m going to have to try this. Your dress looks cool. Your first sewing project came out awesome.

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    Jul 22, 2008, 06.24 AMby staticstasy

    Oh that’s great! I love to see the versions of this all of you make!

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    Jul 22, 2008, 05.57 AMby mareike

    I love it and would totally buy it at a store :) great inspiration!

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    Jul 22, 2008, 03.36 AMby Angela Ashley Chiew

    Nice one indeed! I love the stylish recycling, will have to keep an eye out at the op shops

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    Jul 22, 2008, 01.37 AMby emilykate

    Very cute indeed! This is really nicely finished and looks really great on you. Well done!

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    Jul 22, 2008, 01.18 AMby christine-2

    Gorgeous, and great color combo with the belt also. Very nice first sewing project – can’t wait to see more :-)

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