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Topic: My first recon!  (Read 706 times)
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scissor_chic
« on: July 29, 2009 07:22:15 PM »

So yesterday morning, I wanted to wear this really cool t shirt I've had for a while, but it was HUGE. I didn't want to look like a bag lady, so I decided to go in search of some way to revamp the old thing. I don't have a before photo, but I think the after is pretty cute.
(I have to post a link here since I am new.)



It was really simple to do. I started by cutting off the neck, and making a simple boatneck. Then I cut off the sleeves and cut down both sides of the shirt. After that I cut the seams off where the sleeves met on top, gathered the fabric and sewed them together. Then I sewed on the little bows. Next, I sewed the shirt back together but made it more fitted than it had been, and voila! A sweet revamped tee.
Please take the time to look, and comment. I appreciate it. Smiley
« Last Edit: November 18, 2010 07:26:32 AM by jungrrl - Reason: changed links to images » THIS ROCKS   Logged
junebug6162
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2009 07:40:40 AM »

looks great!!! Congratulations and welcome to the recon world.  Looking forward to seeing more.
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