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my first men's shirt-dress

Added Aug 23, 2008

by maga

Vienna, Austria






i made a dress out of am men’s shirt and i did so many mistakes but i like it now, although it’s far away from being perfect ;D and it’s my first dress so i think it’s okay.

Material Notes

a men’s shirt (cotton)





the how to

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    Mar 21, 2010, 02.55 AMby Audrey Leous

    I love it! How did you add the ruffles – did you completely remove the button facing from the front and then re-sew it? I’ve been thinking of restyling a shirt i have, adding ruffles without having to deal with taking it apart too much.

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    Jun 7, 2009, 12.39 AMby evette


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    Jan 27, 2009, 07.02 PMby mayvho

    this is amazing!

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    Dec 2, 2008, 05.09 AMby fnm

    sehr schon

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    Nov 15, 2008, 06.49 PMby fashionismylife27

    super cute i want one! lol

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    Oct 23, 2008, 08.11 AMby alisant

    so cute! i love the little ruffles in the center.

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    Aug 25, 2008, 02.01 PMby vickles

    Very Lovely! The frill is an awesome idea.

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    Aug 25, 2008, 01.23 AMby toupinette

    really cute! great job!

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    Aug 23, 2008, 11.43 PMby sasha-m

    thats awsome for being ur 1st dress u hid ur mistakes very well looks like u totally bought it off the rack =D KUDOS

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    Aug 23, 2008, 11.14 PMby fabricaddict

    Looks fantastic, what a great idea!

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    Aug 23, 2008, 03.16 PMby lunatepetal

    very cute! I love it :)

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    Aug 23, 2008, 07.44 AMby sweet4u21

    I would have never guessed it was a mans shirt. It looks good, you did an awesome job :-)

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    Aug 23, 2008, 07.10 AMby corduroysarcasm

    i think it looks great!! and i love the little ruffles!!

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    Aug 23, 2008, 07.04 AMby kerens18

    Very cool! :)

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