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Topic: Operation: Iroquois Freedom, a camoflauge women's western shirt!!!!  (Read 2812 times)
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« on: December 02, 2007 07:46:19 PM »

Ah, is that title un-p.c. or subversively ironic? Anyway, here is another western shirt that I completed recently. This is one of my favorite things that I've made. I've had the idea to make a camoflauge western shirt for quite a while and it turned out well. The patches on the arms are vintage military patches that I bought from an Army/Navy store.



And here is my favorite feature of the shirt, the upside down "smile" pockets, a.k.a. "frown" pockets. I thought these would be tricky to make, and they were; however I love the look and it's a fun twist on the traditional smile pockets.


Sorry for my obsessive posting as of late, the positive feedback is medication for my seasonal affective disorder  Wink. Enjoy!
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« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2007 07:50:06 PM »

Glad to help with your seasonal affective disorder.  Wink I love all your shirts. I get so excited when I see you've posted one. They're so professional and fun.
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« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2007 07:50:58 PM »

This shirt freaking rocks.
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« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2007 08:01:29 PM »

That is so kick @ss!
I so want to try sewing my own western shirts because I adore them,but the piping part scares me.LOL
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« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2007 08:02:20 PM »

This is ridiculously amazing!
The details are great, and I love the patches.
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« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2007 08:07:40 PM »

That is so kick @ss!
I so want to try sewing my own western shirts because I adore them,but the piping part scares me.LOL

Thanks! Piping can be intimidating but once you figure out the basics it's pretty simple to do. As long as you have a zipper foot and a little patience, you can master piping. I'll have to post a piping tutorial soon.
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« Reply #6 on: December 02, 2007 09:26:05 PM »

That is amazing.  Grin

I wish I had sewing skills like that.

It's awesomely awesome.
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« Reply #7 on: December 02, 2007 10:04:48 PM »

oh my god. that is one bad ass shirt.
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« Reply #8 on: December 03, 2007 06:21:57 AM »

Amazing as usual. I'm gonna need to try to make one of these soon...if I even have a zipper foot anymore. Those frown pockets make me smile!
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« Reply #9 on: December 03, 2007 01:19:41 PM »

I'll have to post a piping tutorial soon.


I would love that!  This shirt looks awesome!
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