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« on: July 17, 2007 12:29:56 AM »

So, first a disclaimer. I pretty much shamelessly stole this design from user Riddikulus's post here http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=177375.0 but she said she wants other people to interpret them, so I obliged!

I basically just took a black tee and with a combo of freehand painting and stenciling got the design on there, then sewed a hood on the back.  I love it and I can't wait to wear it on Friday for the release!



The finished shirt!




Myself modeling




It has a hood!




Close up of the Gryffendor crest (anyone have any ideas on how to get that remnant of freezer paper off?!)

Thank you so much for the inspiration, Riddikulus! If anyone wants to do a personal Harry Potter swap, I'd be happy to make you one of these babies!
« Last Edit: July 17, 2007 01:19:27 AM by blackbird5685 - Reason: made pictures right side up! » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: July 17, 2007 01:13:18 AM »

k that's adorable.

As for the freezer paper, try lifting the edge up with a pin, then pulling it off.
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« Reply #2 on: July 17, 2007 01:20:36 AM »

thanks! i'll try the pin thing, although there seems to be some wax or whatever is on freezer paper still on the shirt, although i hand washed it already.
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« Reply #3 on: July 17, 2007 01:22:03 AM »

Insanely adorable.

I'm making a costume for the release too.

Haha. I can wait until craftster gets totally bombarded with HP crafts because of it. (its already happening)
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« Reply #4 on: July 17, 2007 02:48:26 AM »


Thank you so much for the inspiration, Riddikulus! If anyone wants to do a personal Harry Potter swap, I'd be happy to make you one of these babies!


oh yes! maybe when i learn so sweet skills to match yours!
i love it and it looks great on you!
Well done!
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« Reply #5 on: July 17, 2007 03:29:44 AM »

great interpretation of the idea! Really cool, reminds me of some of the stuff on the run ways where they sew shirts onto t shirts...
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« Reply #6 on: July 17, 2007 06:41:56 AM »

That is so cute! I love it!
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« Reply #7 on: July 17, 2007 07:38:49 AM »

Great job with that...  It looks great on you and you can totally tell exactly what it is supposed to be.   I wonder if you could warm up the paper just a tad and then pull it off...  I haven't tried the freezer paper yet, but maybe if the wax got a tad warm it might come off???  Dunno...  but great job!
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« Reply #8 on: July 17, 2007 08:12:44 AM »

holy freaking hell girl, I LOVE THIS!!!!!!! My bff and I are going as workers at WWW's shop, and were gonna wear maroon shirts but i think i'll add a hood to ours too!

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« Reply #9 on: July 17, 2007 10:20:17 AM »

oh, totally jealous! thats so awesome!!
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