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« on: June 29, 2011 08:09:49 AM »

this was originally a headscarf picked up from a charity shop for the princely sum of about 30p (>US$0.50).



I used this tute but had to tweak it a bit cos i'm not slim and I have big boobs. and I didn't face, I just overlocked and hemmed the neckline. the bottom hem I left "as-is" as it's got a funky fringe. I ran some running stitch around to make sure the funky frayingdoesn't go too far Wink

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=118928.0

I love it, it's comfy, not to hot, not too cold but I do think I shall lower the neckline a bit...
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« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2011 08:43:51 AM »

I love it. I've been craving fringes for a couple of months!
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« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2011 09:05:31 AM »

I really like the shirt and the colors in it. What size scarf did you start with and did you just do the running stitch around the neckline?
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« Reply #3 on: June 29, 2011 10:19:58 AM »

44" scarf, neckline was overcast to stop fraying (you could zigzag)... then folded over and running stitched.
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Melby
« Reply #4 on: October 26, 2011 02:13:24 PM »

That looks awesome!
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