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Topic: Man's button-down into an A-line skirt and circle scarf  (Read 1930 times)
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jamina
« on: July 21, 2011 04:05:11 PM »



I got this size large man's shirt from Goodwill and upcycled it into an A-line skirt. I used the scraps to make a circle scarf. I added some flower detailing with random fabric I had lying around. All in all the whole thing probably took 30 minutes!
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EllaRain
« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2011 04:30:45 PM »

I would have never thought to make a skirt that way, but it turned out really cute. Way to be creative!
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oz_lzrd
« Reply #2 on: July 21, 2011 04:46:03 PM »

That looks really nice with the scarf.
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pjhamel
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2011 05:50:22 PM »

So cute!!! I have been wanting to turn a men's button down into a pencil skirt for a while, but I haven't found the right shirt yet. I will definitely have to go see what goodwill has to offer. Thanks for the inspiration! Now, hopefully, I will finally get around to doing it.
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egg_salady
« Reply #4 on: July 21, 2011 06:26:45 PM »

I love how you used every piece of the shirt! Love the skirt!
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whatthepuck
« Reply #5 on: July 21, 2011 07:44:53 PM »

I love the flower.
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