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« on: July 31, 2005 08:46:33 PM »

All shalt bow before the altar of...
PRINCE
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt1.jpg
I started out with a plain purple t-shirt...
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt2.jpg
I pinned it;
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt3.jpg
and reconstructed it to fit better.
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt4.jpg
Then I found that picture in the booklet on the "Purple Rain" CD.  I wish I knew who this is, but no matter.
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt5.jpg
I made this stencil from it.  Bloody difficult to cut out!
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt6.jpg
In light lavender, I stenciled it with fabric paint.
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt7.jpg
I used superglue for my happy sequins.
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt8.jpg
And... the final product!
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt9.jpg
What's that over there?  It must have been some of Prince's awesomeness fluttering across the room.
http://usera.imagecave.com/grrimscary/Shirt10.jpg
Sequins on the back, too.  Ta da!
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« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2005 06:08:28 AM »

cute!
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« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2005 07:34:52 AM »

I'm pretty sure that's Appolonia, who played Prince's love interest in the movie and was as pretty as all-git-out. Good job on the shirt. This challenge is turning out some truly awesome stuff!
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« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2008 12:47:40 AM »

Aww, I can't see.
But sounds awesome!
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