Added Aug 1, 2010
I took apart a shirred top/ super short dress and made it into an elastic waist skirt. It had skin coloured straps and the shirring over horizontal strips just didn’t quite cut it. In addition, the lining was only half way down the top! to save it from the trash bin, I decided to upcycled it!
Do visit my blog http://tangerinetangerine.wordpress.com/ for more pictures and leave your comments!
Old shirred chiffon top/short dress, black elastic band and white cotton for lining
Create unique and on-trend swimwear with the BurdaStyle Swimsuit Sloper!
Member Project of the Week
Carlotta-Stermaria's ruffled dress is ready for wedding season.
Sewing & Techniques
Our popular swimsuit sloper is now available in PLUS size!
Check out this sneak peel of this Thursday's live web seminar
Chat sewing inspiration with the instructor behind our mood board and fashion design course!
You must allow our "request for permission" request to login to Burdastyle with Facebook.