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Topic: A shirt, a skirt, and a scarf (pic overload!)  (Read 2343 times)
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crazylittlekels
« on: December 13, 2010 03:24:54 PM »

I've been a busy girl!

First up, this adorable shirt:


I combined a shirt from Hot Topic (size small) that I got a few years ago and a baseball tee (size large) I got from Goodwill.
Originally I didn't see the potential of the two shirts together, but after going through my stash of shirts to recon it suddenly hit me!
So I appliqued the I heart animals print to the baseball tee after I re-sized it to fit me. It's now my favorite shirt! Smiley

And in case you're interested, here's a pic of the two original shirts:



Second, a designer copy skirt:
vs.
The first one is mine obviously, lol. The second is Joe Brown's Distinctive Denim skirt at http://www.joebrowns.co.uk/sp+Distinctive-Denim-Skirt+LS090

I made it (probably) about 6 months ago and am finally photographing it now. No photo of what it came from, but basically it was a pair of mudd jeans that I had turned into shorts and kept the leftover leg pieces. After searching jean skirts, I came across JB's and fell in love! I learned to pleat and the rest is history Smiley
on me:


And lastly, my lettuce scarf:


No picture of what this came from either. Basically it was a green long sleeve knit tee that I cut up to two rectangles, sewed them together, and then sewed a zig-zag stitch around. Simple and soft Smiley


Thanks for looking! C&C welcomed and appreciated! Cheesy
« Last Edit: December 13, 2010 03:30:21 PM by crazylittlekels » THIS ROCKS   Logged

I post things like this in my blog too!
April Sprinkles blog
Littlehopesandreams
« Reply #1 on: December 13, 2010 07:40:20 PM »

I love what you have done with your shirts. Its amazing how you can reuse shirts and save them to make more shirts, lol.
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crazylittlekels
« Reply #2 on: December 15, 2010 08:42:38 AM »

I love what you have done with your shirts. Its amazing how you can reuse shirts and save them to make more shirts, lol.

Thanks! I have a few more ideas stashed up too Smiley
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jenihana
« Reply #3 on: December 17, 2010 04:25:11 PM »

The lettuce scarf made me giggle Grin Super cute!
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qotsa.love
« Reply #4 on: January 01, 2011 05:23:14 PM »

Awesome job! Quite crafty thinking on the tees, and that skirt is just gorgeous on. You really did a great job Smiley
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Cherry Bomb
« Reply #5 on: January 03, 2011 12:21:25 PM »

I love the shirt, the arms look really neat.
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