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Topic: What to make from 'The Tale of Tom Kitten' soft book fabric?  (Read 1573 times)
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desm88
« on: June 18, 2009 07:45:35 AM »

What do you make out of soft book fabric for Beatrix Potter's 'The Tale of Tom Kitten'?

You make a top, of course!



I couldn't bring myself to cut through any of the panels, but I really wanted to wear this amazing fabric as clothing. So I didn't cut the panels, as you can see:


and made a tied shirt-top-thing Grin

I wasn't sure if I'd gone too far into crazy town, but I think it mostly works, in a unique sort of way I guess Tongue



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« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2009 08:26:26 AM »

Incredibly clever. I think that's adorable!
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« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2009 09:34:28 AM »

I would have never thought to use that fabric to make a top, but it turned out really well.  It's really pretty!
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« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2009 11:46:42 PM »

Thanks guys! I'm glad I got the cute I was going for Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: June 19, 2009 03:15:46 AM »

nice idea, it looks really cute.

does it work as a skirt too?
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« Reply #5 on: June 19, 2009 08:03:09 AM »

You realize, of course, that some people will come up and try to read your top? (=
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« Reply #6 on: June 19, 2009 08:46:07 AM »

Oh I don't think I could cut them either and this is a great solution.  But it might work as a skirt too.
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desm88
« Reply #7 on: June 19, 2009 09:10:22 PM »

does it work as a skirt too?

hmm I guess it would Cheesy It is just a square with a circular hole and drawstring after all.

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You realize, of course, that some people will come up and try to read your top? (=

oooh I hope so. That way I can give them dirty looks for innocently staring at my butt or what have you
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« Reply #8 on: June 19, 2009 10:44:00 PM »

I love this!
Its so adorable!
I love it tied with the ribbon like that.
Cheesy!
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