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reconstruct: indian shirt to great dressy top

Added Apr 3, 2008

by elamberdor

Wagga, Australia






my well worn indian top needed an update, it had a stain or two…

so i gave it short cappy sleeves, an asian neckline (used decoration from bottom as accents on collars), turned in the buttons at the front to prnounce the V line, made two loops with gathered fabric on each side hip to make holes for my hemmed thick ribbon i made from excess material to tie at the hip, giving a bit of shape.

looks good with leggings or jeans!, gave to a friend as her birthday present – she loves it!

Material Notes

old indian shirt





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    Apr 3, 2008, 06.46 PMby mariegirl

    Very cool! I have one of those shirts laying around…might have to do a refurb! Thanks for the idea!

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