Romper from Men's Shirt

Added Aug 9, 2012

by anindyamutiara

Dordrecht, Nethe...

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Description

Part of a series of upcyling I made to practice and add my sewing skill.

This project featured elastic waist, shirred back, and racer back tank cut.

Tutorial on how to made this also blogged in http://anindyamutiara.blogspot.nl/2012/08/diy-romper-from-mens-shirt.html

Material Notes

XL or XXL cotton shirt
Shorts (for tracing pattern)
Elastic band (i used 5 mm)
Elastic thread (for shirring)
Matching thread
Bias tape maker

Difficulty

Intermediate

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Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Jumpsuit
Style
Beach, Casual
Material
Cotton

Credits

refashion ideas
shirring tutorial
shirring tutorial using Brother machine (drop in bobbin)
printable bias tape maker
DIY bias tape maker

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    Aug 16, 2012, 11.37 AMby claudinka

    Cool idea. Maybe I’ll try it if I find an old man’s shirt. Maybe I’ll run through my father’s closet ;-)

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    Aug 10, 2012, 07.14 AMby abendstern

    What a great idea! I love it!

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    Aug 9, 2012, 11.45 PMby Ruffles Gazebo

    I really like this, thanks!

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