Added Oct 5, 2012
Yes, I really want to post made-from-scratch garments here, rather than my recycling projects. The problem is that I don’t have much time, and I – wrongly! – think, upcycling takes less time, so it’s the only thing I’ve been doing lately. This one turned out really nice though, so I want to share…
It was an old shirt from my husband and a pair of 7/8 pants – the worst length on my body! – that had almost identical colors. The pant legs turned into the sleeves… For more making-of pictures, please visit me at Of Dreams and Seams
Old shirt, old pants
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