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« on: August 18, 2006 03:26:45 PM »

Okay, my brother had alot of clothes he didn't want, so, I begged him to give them to me. With a little snipping, some lace, and my new machine, VIOLA!


Haha. Bad face day. This is basically the strap and the wrist band I made. Smiley


There. Now you can see the whole shirt, + the belt I made. Wow..I didn't know I have arm muscles! hehe


Ah, yes, the pillow approach. You can see the whole shirt, again. It was really simple and I made one more. Everyone at school loved it, and a couple of girls wanted me to make one for them. I had to turn them down..I dont duplicate my designs..well..except for me. Smiley


I got this idea from somewhere..and I'll post where when I remember Smiley

Enjoy! This was my first recon shirt EVER! And my first project with my Kenmore Mini Ultra! (BTW: I am pleased with the machine, but every know and then, when I get really frusterated, I just re-thread it. It is really making me mad that my zig-zag stitch doesn't work! UGH!)
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« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2006 03:29:10 PM »

fantastically well done! It looks great. Cheesy No clue why you're hiding though.
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« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2006 03:36:26 PM »

hehe, Thanks. I have a few reasons..

1. I dont really like to show my face on the internet

2. My face aint all that great. lol
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« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2006 07:08:38 PM »

hehe, Thanks. I have a few reasons..

I dont really like to show my face on the internet


Don't fret! Neither do I.

Adding the belt was an excellent idea. I can't tell, but does your new shirt end about hip level?
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« Reply #4 on: August 19, 2006 09:13:36 AM »

Haha...Peek-a-boo!
That looks cool, what is the logo of?
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« Reply #5 on: August 25, 2006 09:08:29 PM »

Thanks for all of the comments! Yes, I like my shirts long, so this shirt ends about...right above my butt.


Since it was my brother's old shirt, it was a Famous Stars and Straps logo. A company made by the drummer for Blink 182, well..not anymore.
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« Reply #6 on: August 26, 2006 08:45:08 AM »

Anymore comments?
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« Reply #7 on: August 26, 2006 10:00:26 AM »

Great job, ahh my brother has some shirts he's not wearing anymore I think I'm going to have to cut some of them up, I haven't done a tshirt recon yet though. Your shirt looks awesome! Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: August 26, 2006 10:27:19 AM »

Thanks! I can make a tutorial for this one if you want
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« Reply #9 on: August 26, 2006 02:58:11 PM »

oh! I found the tute for it !!! yay!!

http://www.deborahmerlo.com/diy/archives/000056.html
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