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« on: January 05, 2008 05:19:32 PM »

A few weeks ago, I made a few hoodies with some friends (they picked shirts from the thrift shop, I made a few while we sat around, ate, and chatted)

This is the one I made for my friend.  She picked out this cute little white shirt that was far too small for any of us with a little iguana on it, and then grabbed a long-sleeve orange shirt.  We added side pannels so she could breathe, lengthened the sleeves with a bit of red, and stuck on a hood.  She loves it.



Can't you tell?
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MisTiF
« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2008 05:27:23 PM »

Hehe!  Super Cute!
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« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2008 05:32:08 PM »

So cute!

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cutek94
« Reply #3 on: January 05, 2008 05:37:51 PM »

this is cute!  Cheesy
how did you make it?  Huh
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OnePinkHippo
« Reply #4 on: January 05, 2008 06:05:42 PM »

I reaaaaly like this, which means I reaaaly have to go to the thrift store and make a shirt like this. Cute!!  Smiley
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casualcrafter
« Reply #5 on: January 06, 2008 07:31:18 PM »

Very cute, looks very confortable. 
I've never tried a project like this before, but now I might just have to.
Thanks for sharing your creation.
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LianeElizabeth
« Reply #6 on: January 06, 2008 08:05:58 PM »

woah.  in the first picture, it looks like her hand is transparent.  hehehe.

but that's besides the point that this is awesome!  i've often put things back because they were too small at the thrift shop.  i should just add more fabric to them!  great job.  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: January 07, 2008 04:36:26 PM »

woah.  in the first picture, it looks like her hand is transparent.  hehehe.

but that's besides the point that this is awesome!  i've often put things back because they were too small at the thrift shop.  i should just add more fabric to them!  great job.  Smiley
Haha, I never noticed that until you pointed it out.  I had to go back and see what you meant.

Never be afraid of size in thrift stores, everything is useable!  I love the really cheep places, where tshirts are a quarter or two, and nothing is over $20.
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« Reply #8 on: February 07, 2008 08:07:10 PM »

I just went diving into the older pages just for fun...I love this! Great job!
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