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girlgeeknz
« on: August 30, 2005 04:10:01 AM »

Hi,

I made this top from a medium weight stretch knit. It's made from 2 pieces, one is the waist-band, and the other is the halter piece. It can be worn 2 ways, either as a halter, or by pulling it down over the shoulders, as a 'wrap' style top. It was super easy and fast to make.

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« Reply #1 on: August 30, 2005 04:17:11 AM »

that looks great! but how is the back of it like?
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girlgeeknz
« Reply #2 on: August 30, 2005 04:30:20 AM »

I'll try to take a photo tomorrow. There's no back at all. The main piece is basically 1.5 metres long. One end is attached to the front of the waistband, it goes up and around the back of your neck, and then the other end is also attached to the waistband at the front. Does that make sense?
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grapefruiit
« Reply #3 on: August 30, 2005 04:30:46 AM »

 wow that's great!! it looks good as both but i like the halter  Smiley would it be too much to ask for a small tutorial of some sorts? *pretty please*
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« Reply #4 on: August 30, 2005 04:59:45 AM »

i really really like that!! it has style and character. and as strange as it sounds, lately i've been in love with that chocolate brown colour! Smiley
tute would be really nice!
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zlimone
« Reply #5 on: August 30, 2005 09:19:44 AM »

oo i love it as a wrap, though i puzzled as to how it becomes a halter, perhaps i'm just dense...haha. anyways, great job, a tutorial would be excellent!! though now i have to go buy some appropriate fabric...
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« Reply #6 on: August 30, 2005 09:23:01 AM »

very clever!  how wide is the strip of material you used for the top piece?  thanks.
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« Reply #7 on: August 30, 2005 09:33:45 AM »

oh my goodness i'm such an idiot! haha. i get it now. you don't mind if i make my own version? great job, again.
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LilMissPink
« Reply #8 on: August 30, 2005 02:56:58 PM »

Wow, that's really clever! I love it. Nice color too.  Smiley
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girlgeeknz
« Reply #9 on: August 31, 2005 03:24:24 AM »

Hello. I have received some orders from friends, so next time I make one up I will take photos and do a tutorial.

The main piece is 150cm long, approx. 60cm wide at the shoulders, and 50cm wide at the ends which attach to the waistband. The waistband is 22cm high, folded in half to make 11cm. Measure around your hips to get the length for the waistband.

Here is a picture of the rear. As you can see, there's not much to it at the back. I wear it over a t-shirt.

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