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drunkenatheist
« on: November 06, 2010 11:23:05 PM »

Sorry, I couldn't resist the jazz hands!

I basically used this tutorial, but instead of new material, I sliced up two t-shirts of my boyfriend's that was deceptively huge.  (IIRC, they were both larges.  The bottom hem ran roughly 26" from seam to seam.)  It's pretty simple; you just slice up the shirt (or material) into strips, run a basting stitch through the center-ish of each, then attach each of the black strips to one another.  Repeat for the grey strips.  Make long ruffle, shoot in a row of stitches to secure the ruffle, then attach the grey to the black.  The link explains everything in better detail than I did, lol. 

As you can see from the above photo, it is a shorter scarf.  Had I followed the directions perfectly instead of winging it, lol, it would have added about 32" or so onto the finished scarf.

Here's a photo of just the scarf:


Thanks in advance for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: November 07, 2010 08:39:09 AM »

Jazz hands rock! So does your scarf!
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« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2010 09:53:40 AM »

Smiley Smiley

Thank you!!
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« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2010 07:30:06 AM »

I love scarves! And this one is very chic!

Oh, just think of the color/print combinations you could make!
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« Reply #4 on: November 12, 2010 03:38:53 AM »

Awesome!
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« Reply #5 on: November 13, 2010 07:01:43 PM »

Oh, just think of the color/print combinations you could make!

For reals!  Smiley  I am totally going to make another one if I strike remnant gold on my next Joann Fabrics trip. 

Thank you guys for all the compliments!  Cheesy
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