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lekkner
« on: November 25, 2003 12:20:46 PM »

i have a page on my website that describes how to easily turn an old pillowcase into a summer shirt:
http://www.lekkner.com/pcasetop.html
Supplies:
+Pillowcase (pre-wash)
+Wide Bias Tape
Tools:
+Standard sewing tools, iron

http://www.lekkner.com/images/pcasetop.jpg
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« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2003 02:24:00 PM »

that is a great diy. i also dig that pillowcase pattern!  
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« Reply #2 on: November 25, 2003 02:25:12 PM »

Wow! I love it! That is sooo darn cute. I have a buttload of pillowcases begging to made into something and I'm kinda sick of making skirts: http://www.craftster.org/yabbse/index.php?board=8;action=display;threadid=32

Your instructions are really nice. I can't wait to check out the rest of your site.

Thanks for sharing this idea!
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« Reply #3 on: November 25, 2003 03:50:56 PM »

damn that's cute! Smiley

I'm for sure making one for myself! And also for a few presents, I think my friends and family are jewelry-ed out!

thanks for posting it!
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« Reply #4 on: November 25, 2003 04:17:45 PM »

Great Idea, I will try it.  Thank you.
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« Reply #5 on: November 25, 2003 05:16:11 PM »

what a great diy!!!!  i love it!  and i also love your site!!!!  you should post your frank. pants, too!!  very cool stuff!!  thank you for sharing!
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« Reply #6 on: November 25, 2003 05:48:16 PM »

ahhh! i love lekkner! I check it all the time, although I've never ordered because I'm from canada, and money orders are a pain, and I don't have a credit card.

that shirt is too cute!
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i could so make something out of this....


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« Reply #7 on: November 25, 2003 07:46:16 PM »

cool.
now all you need is a solid green print pillow case skirt to go with your shirt.


great
i love the print by the way
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« Reply #8 on: November 25, 2003 08:14:04 PM »

thanks for all the nice comments! please share pics if you make one!
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« Reply #9 on: November 26, 2003 10:01:16 AM »

That is such a nifty idea, thanks for the how-to's! I want to make me one, but I am also thinking I could use the same idea to make dresses for my daughters, there are so many cute kids pillowcases that would really look fantastic as cool comfy dresses, or they could also use them as a beach/pool cover-up.
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