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« on: August 08, 2013 09:27:50 AM »

I bought a couple of t-shirts from the thrift  to make into halters.  First thing I did was look on Craftster!! I got lost for hours looking at many tutes! I am not complaining!! I love Craftster for ideas and help with making what I have in my mind become a beautiful item!! I saw this faux corset tutorials http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=136462.0#axzz2bOUcNOuD

I did change it a bit... I tried to cut the tabs but the material really was being a pain.. I cut the hem off the bottom  sewed them to the sides of the corset and cut those into the "tabs"  I changed my too small t-shirt to this cute halter:



this is what it looked like before:


This is how it looks in the front now:


So after  looking at many of the tutorials I had a too large for me top that I LOVED the back as you can see the angel wings:


So I thought why not do something for the sides??
This is what I came up with:



Now I have a couple sexy halters to wear on the hot and humid days...

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« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2013 09:31:57 AM »

opps did I post this too the wrong community?
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« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2013 11:56:13 AM »

opps did I post this too the wrong community?

It isn't necessarily posted to the wrong board. It fits here in Reusing/Recycling/Recrafting if that's where you wanted it! Smiley

Your shirts look great!
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« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2013 04:33:14 PM »

I'd say you met the challenge. Like the recon tshirts, I especially like the hem reused as reinforcement.
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