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« on: September 16, 2008 08:01:02 PM »

My husband has a huge pile of clothes that don't fit anymore or wouldn't fit in his closet (the boy's got a lot of clothes). I get to use all of these goodies to chop and "weld". I really love all of his western shirts, but they aren't really made for curvy gals.  I found this awesome shirt that took parts of a rockin western shirt and stuck it on a comfy tee. I used this as inspiration to combine some of his leftovers http://www.venuszine.com/articles/diy/3689/Urban_cowgirl_Turn__a_boring_button_down_into_country_chic. I sort of wanted a larger yoke than I allowed myself but my scissors got out of control and I had to trim some disaster spots. I adore the lace going around the yoke but I should have used some that was just a tad larger. Maybe next time huh! I also put cute little cuffs on the bottom instead of the lame tight bands on the tee.

I'm so huge into these right now, I'm gonna make a bajillion more.

« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2008 08:21:08 PM »

so  cute!
i love the lace edging on the collar   Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2008 08:29:40 PM »

That's really cool! Grin Grin Grin

« Reply #3 on: September 16, 2008 09:04:40 PM »

this looks awesome on you!
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« Reply #4 on: September 16, 2008 09:27:22 PM »

looks really good Wink

« Reply #5 on: September 16, 2008 11:57:53 PM »

Looks super comfy!
All the best bits of a fitted shirt and a tshirt.

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« Reply #6 on: September 17, 2008 06:08:05 AM »

I love that shirt!

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