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« on: June 18, 2006 09:33:41 AM »

Here's 2 things I reconstructed:

The original shirt was all white with a HUGE graphic on the front that was pink and sparkly and said "Baby Boo"...so not my style, but I liked the way it was made (a tank top with ruffles along the bottom sort of like a skirt and a shiny belt buckle thingy on the side). WHat  I did was cut out the whole front of the shirt, and cut some stripey material into the right shape and sewed that in. There was a bit of a hole left in one side, so I went over it and it turned out a little messy, hence the  black bow to hide it. I'm thinking it's missing something...maybe a stencilled pic on the front, but I'm not sure...any suggestions?
http://photo-origin.tickle.com/image/117/1/5/O/117154238O449496345.jpg

Then...from the thrift store I found a men's huge sweater...first I resized it to fit me, then I sewed on a piece of scrap fabric that I had stencilled guns onto, and then I added a zipper (because I dont have a sweater with a zipper and really wanted one)...I think I still might make it just a bit smaller to fit better.
http://photo-origin.tickle.com/image/117/1/5/O/117154277O914370580.jpg

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« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2006 09:46:23 AM »

I really like the sweater but I agree that the shirt needs a little something extra... hmmmmmmmmm... I'm not sure what though. A stencil would be nice. Maybe something red?
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« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2006 11:01:46 AM »

The shirt is so cool!  You should put a colored stencil off to the bottom left side on it....like a pink, red,  or yellow stencil of a skull and cross bones...it'd look great with the little black bow!
I love the hoodie! esp. the gun patches.  Was it hard to resize it?
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« Reply #3 on: June 20, 2006 12:02:31 PM »

yes, a pink or a purple stencil will be very nice .... or you can cut from a stretchy one color fabric a shape and sew it .... the skull idea is very nice - i think  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: June 21, 2006 05:22:45 AM »

man how come everyone elses stincels look so much better than mine ? he he .. well yours looks awsome i love it and i agree the pink or red skull and cross bones would look great on the first one ... but even if you do nothing , it looks cute as is
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« Reply #5 on: June 22, 2006 01:16:24 AM »

both of those look badass.  i especially love the sweater.
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