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Topic: Racerback Tank w/ Drapey Hem Tutorial Link  (Read 1295 times)
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chewynoodles
« on: March 05, 2012 08:37:24 PM »

It's getting hotter, so I decided to make myself a floaty racerback tank, based off of one from athleta. I used some gray lightweight knit that I got from the scrap bin at a fabric store for $2.  I added the little side wings for more movement. I got the pattern from an existing tank top I had, and then added the wings. I'm very proud of the binding, because it's the first time I actually top stitched the seams! It looks more finished now. On to pics!

Here's a close up of the drapey hem.


It's extremely comfortable, like I'm floating; I'm sure it'll be great in the summer for wearing or as a swimsuit coverup. I can't wait to make more out of old t-shirts! If you'd like to make your own, here's a link to the tutorial:
http://chewynoodles.blogspot.com/2012/03/racerback-tank-w-hanky-hem-tutorial.html
Thanks for looking! C & c welcome!  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: March 05, 2012 09:19:58 PM »

I love the drapey hem! Grin
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bornagain-creations
« Reply #2 on: March 06, 2012 12:52:41 AM »

Looks fantastic!
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Taramor
« Reply #3 on: March 06, 2012 01:46:35 PM »

It looks great.
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