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Kirashii
« on: June 02, 2007 10:41:59 AM »

Hello Every-body. I have been sewing since I was about 8 years old. Last summer I discovered T-Shirt Surgery! :O I fell in love. No more obnoxious patterns for me!

I have lurked here for a long LONG time, and recently decided to start posting! Smiley

Anywho, these are some of my earliest recons (The black Milk halter shirt was my first Smiley )

Green and black polka-dots. Made from a HUGE old lady shirt. Oh, and I'm not big on before pics.. Sorry x.x!
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/GreenShirtFront.jpg
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/GreenShirt34.jpg
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/GreenShirtBack.jpg

Next up, Super Milk Show shirt! Made from a size medium tee shirt, and material I bought at Wal*Mart for 1 buck per yard.
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/Milk3View.jpg
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/MilkFront.jpg
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/MilkBack.jpg

Care Bear shirt! The stripey material I also bought at Wal*Mart for 1 buck per yard. Rest is from a t shirt.
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/carebear_02.jpg
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/carebear_01.jpg
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/carebear_03.jpg

And Lastly, Red/Zebra shirt. Yet more fabric cheap from Wal*Mart, and the red was like an XL shirt from Michaels.
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/RedShirt34.jpg
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/RedShirtBack.jpg
http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2007-6/1261807/RedShirtFront.jpg


Sorry if this was TOO heavy on the images >.>

Comments are LOVE! <3 <3
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« Reply #1 on: June 02, 2007 10:42:33 AM »

Those are all really cute! Smiley

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« Reply #2 on: June 02, 2007 11:01:23 AM »

I love that red and zebra shirt! You're really good at this whole recon thing, way to go! I never would have thought that anyone made those, they look so professional.
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« Reply #3 on: June 02, 2007 12:37:00 PM »

wow thos are all really cool .. you gotta love green and black polka dots for one .. and the care bears one is AWESOME  I love the striped back ..I Have a ( bothched ) recon shirt .. that Id love to do that to .. as the only salvagable part I have is the front .. so i hope you Dont mind if I use the idea .. I also really like the cris cross back on the zebra one ! great work ! Grin
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« Reply #4 on: June 02, 2007 02:04:06 PM »

These are all super cute.
The carebears one looks great with the stripe fabric.
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« Reply #5 on: June 02, 2007 08:55:04 PM »

Candycrack - Thanks a lot! I think I just got lucky with that stripe fabric, lol! It's super stretchy, too!

violentjayne - Thanks so much. Hah. I don't mind if you borrow the idea Smiley It's actually really easy and turns out so nice lookin' Smiley I'd like to see it if you post it, hehe.

Olive - Thanks a bundle! That means a lot cuz eventually I'd like to try and sell my clothes.. Yay ego boost! Haha <3

WIPs - Thanks! You are very kind Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: June 03, 2007 11:17:58 AM »

omg its Grumpy Bear!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i want that shirt soo bad!! Shocked
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