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Striped Men's Shirt Upcycle

Added Sep 25, 2009

by Tabatha Rand...

Prairie Ronde, L...

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Description

I made this from a striped men’s shirt I found in a bag of old clothes my great aunt was going to donate to Goodwill. I used Maryy’s hot hot heat technique for the bust and a single hook and eye closure for the back. It was really simple and fun to make!!

Material Notes

Blue striped men’s shirt

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Sep 8, 2010, 07.55 AMby Zyanya Walker

    i love how you kept the original hem from the shirt

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    Oct 2, 2009, 11.08 PMby kristielee

    LOVE IT. Reconstruction is my favorite.

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    Sep 29, 2009, 09.36 PMby doitmomma

    GORGEOUS!!

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    Sep 27, 2009, 06.42 PMby solv

    Wow, this really looks great! Who would have thought this once was a boring old men’s shirt? Good idea to add the dark blue band under the bust. A very inspiring creation!

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    Sep 27, 2009, 03.37 AMby lewc88

    love it!

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    Sep 26, 2009, 02.33 PMby sewneenee

    A quick and easy project always makes me happy. Add to it by ending up with a super cute dress, fabulous!

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    Sep 26, 2009, 12.09 PMby minithoughts

    its really cool!!!!!!love it,now im really inspired.my dad has a lot of shirts=)

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    Sep 25, 2009, 11.40 PMby twoboos

    Really cute!!! gorgeous tattoos too!!!

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    Sep 25, 2009, 08.25 PMby gtangel

    very creative! great job..:)

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