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Topic: Another metal shirt hoodie  (Read 2897 times)
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« Reply #10 on: November 10, 2008 08:36:50 PM »

I always pin and sew first, and ONLY ever cut the excess after i'm happy with my sewing. That way i can just un-pick the new seams if they're screwed up.

That is a GREAT tip! Especially for resizing that way if you take it in too much just undo the stitches (which is a pain but better than a ruined shirt Cheesy ) and try again. That has helped me lots!!
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« Reply #11 on: November 10, 2008 11:22:03 PM »

I have a *thing for 3/4 or 2/3 sleeves at the mo too.  Nice recon.

Those bloody kangaroos hog all the good shirts! LOL!
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« Reply #12 on: November 12, 2008 09:12:08 PM »

Awesome result! I've just started downsizing my metal shirts using nicely fitting tops as a guide. I'm definitely inspired now to try adding a hood to at least one of them.
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