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helloclarice
« on: August 19, 2011 05:29:37 PM »

Hi everyone, I'm sort of new to reconstruction and stuff and I've been cutting up some old shirts for workout clothes and such. I saw the following photo and am interested in how this neckline was achieved and was wondering if you guys could help me figure it out.

This is, of course, for personal use only.

http://i.imgur.com/V3oqx.png
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« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2011 06:45:36 PM »

That looks like t-shirt braiding (which is less like braiding, and more like crochet).  Check out this video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SeqOhG-oy7Y
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« Reply #2 on: August 19, 2011 07:21:38 PM »

yeah, I've been using that method a lot, but I can't seem to make the same gathered neckline effect.
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« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2011 08:22:14 PM »

It looks like she did the braiding and then went back and gathered all the cross pieces together in a second step.
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