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1  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Discussion and Questions / *sigh* Shirts... on: July 28, 2008 06:09:20 AM
are the one thing I cant seem to master yet. I especially find sewing the neckline impossible for me...it always turns out huge & wonky. Are there any online tuts/posts here for learning how to make a shirt? It would be much appreciated!
2  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Long sleeve peasant top. on: August 29, 2007 11:57:05 AM
I loved Vegbee's peasant top tut, so I tried a long sleeve for colder weather ahead, especially my favorite holiday, Halloween!

DD picked out this candy corn fabric, I appliqud her favorite quote on the front  Cheesy

Shirred sleeves for puffy cuffs

Modeled by Miss. K, herself.  Wink

Going to try a long sleeve peasant top with a skirt bottom attached for a long sleeve dress next.
3  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Short Sleeves reconstructed for Winter on: August 23, 2007 06:19:25 AM
In attempt to save money I am reconstructing some of my daughters summer wardrobe into clothes that can last into fall-winter. Many of her shirts she still has tons of room to grow into and its a waste to pack them away  Wink

This is a totally reconstructed shirt. I tie dyed it last summer . I cut the short sleeves off and salvaged them for later...see below Smiley I proceeded to cut out the side seams making it more fitted and sewed in the long sleeves a total of 4 times, until I was satisfied with the fit. I have a love/hate relationship with my seam ripper.  

Used sleeves as binding on the cuff.

This one is a work in progress ( I have 5 more shirts like this one to add long sleeves too)Cheesy
4  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Halter dresses and shorts on: June 06, 2007 02:00:38 PM
Using Vegbees instructions. I experimented with different lengths.

another view

No more photos~!

Matching 4th of July outfits.

Pair of shorts for DS
5  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Little side of this & that, lots O' pics on: June 01, 2007 10:18:35 AM
Few things I have made Smiley

Apron/hippie top for DD in contrasting fairy fabric,



Three tired skirt from a tut here on this board

Using Vegbee's mama shirt to dress tut

another with matching shirred headband!

Made from a dragon ball Z shirt hubby didnt wear anymore

Not modeled but shirred top with tie around the neck

more in another post  Wink
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