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« on: October 15, 2012 10:03:09 PM »

I had two tops that were too small.  One shirt shrunk in the shoulders.. I work in a wholesale club so I get a work out on my arms.   the other shrunk the long way it was too short to wear to work and kept falling off my shoulders.  Here are the 2 shirts before

I made a few shirt that the arms were too tight bigger by adding a criss cross corset type decoration where I used t-shirt yarn for.  Like in  this close up

I'm thinking this is a sexy corset looking arm but a couple of my co-workers said they look like backpack tension things.... so I had a little fun and design this shirt to be my backpack  shirt... I added a pocket to the front.. it's not easy to see on my mini me,  But as you can see I added a D ring on the sleeve.   I wanted a long sleeved shirt cause I have a bunch of t-shirts now.... Plus I love the button to keep my rolled sleeves up if I get a little  warm at work.... 
So I have a backpack shirt now!! LOL   
« Reply #1 on: October 16, 2012 07:31:16 AM »

Your sleeve expansions are wonderful I like them very much.

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« Reply #2 on: October 16, 2012 01:40:01 PM »

That's totally cute!  And the D ring is very handy indeed.

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« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2012 11:02:09 AM »

Love the cris-cross detail - what a smart idea to use t-shirt yarn!

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