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Topic: Bear Shrug with Skirts and Skirt Tut  (Read 1451 times)
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charity_t87
« on: April 15, 2010 01:38:06 AM »

Eeee first post. Bear with me  Tongue

My brother gave me a ton of old sweaters, and found a zipper-up fleece with a collar and thought it would be better with a hoodie... Even better, with bear ears! So I cut the sweater in half, making the shrug, and used the cut-off, plus the collar to make the hood. I used the elastic waist and inserted it into the hoodie. I added two buttons to the front for closure and took in the sleeves a bit and ouila!




Now spring is here, I have a big thing for skirts and dresses so had to jump right on this one. I went to the thrift store recently, and found a ton of colorful oversized shirts so grabbed all of them.  Cheesy



I also created a lil tut for the skirts http://pokodesigns.webs.com/skirttut.bmp  Roll Eyes
« Last Edit: August 07, 2012 09:50:32 AM by jungrrl - Reason: fixed a coding issue » THIS ROCKS   Logged

They don't make skirts short enough - so I make my own <3
izkapts
« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2010 01:57:21 AM »

Awesome! Really, these bear ears are stunning. I bet that makes people want to cuddle a lot.
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And nothing beats a pussy cat who is wearing knee length boots!
charity_t87
« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2010 03:10:15 AM »

Definitely hug a lot lol  Smiley
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They don't make skirts short enough - so I make my own <3
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« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2010 10:27:16 AM »

I love that shrug. That's just adorable! Now I have to go to the thrift store to find zippered fleeces. Smiley
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