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« on: April 07, 2008 02:25:07 PM »

I was inspired by stopthefacades post called I don't know what it's called, BUT I MADE IT ! (Sorry, I don't know how to post the link...)

I had this shirt that I used to love, because of the collar and details on it, but I didn't wear it anymore (euhm yeah, I forgot I owned it...)

But NOW!!! I love it! All it took were a few snips and a bit of lace around the bottom and on the shoulders and woohoo! Brand new piece of clothing! I love it!



Here's how it looked before:

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« Reply #1 on: April 07, 2008 02:48:45 PM »

Wow, I love that, I tried to make one of those once and screwed it up haha, I will have to try it again, I love what you made, you have enspired me to try another one!  Awsome JOB!
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« Reply #2 on: April 07, 2008 03:43:56 PM »

I love it! I have an old dress shirt that is way too small now, but I still love it. I am definetly going to have to try this now, especially since I just bought two yards of really cute lace with no idea what to do with it.

W00t! I'm excited now!
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« Reply #3 on: April 07, 2008 07:51:20 PM »

Wow. I like what you did with that. Very nice. I love the masculine/feminine combos!
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« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2008 11:13:37 AM »

I have a very similar jacket (one of my exgirlfriend's hand-me-downs) that I never wear because it's a little too bulky and not girly enough. So I might try doing something similar to lighten it up. I don't have anything to lose, since the jacket was free and I don't wear it anyway. Smiley
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