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« on: April 02, 2006 02:39:29 PM »

So my dad went to Colorado a few years back and brought back this shirt. It was all big and it had a touristy design on it, but it wasn't even the cute kind of lame touristy design that I ordinarily would quite enjoy. So I cut it out and just lumped a much prettier piece of fabric in there, resized, fiddled about with the sleeves, very simple
on a hanger:

on a me:

i tried to take a picture of the added fabric, but apparently, I've got the shakiest hands ever:


alas, no before pictures. It seems like everytime I take a before picture, it's a curse and the thing never comes out quite as nice

I'm in the middle of about two other things right now too, I have got to start actually finishing stuff
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« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2006 02:42:59 PM »

I like that a lot! My dad brought me back a shirt from Atlanta, Georgia last year.. and it's just about as ugly as sin, and about 3 sizes to large. So I'll have to try this on that shirt  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2006 04:36:23 PM »

So cute!! I absolutely love this style!
Looks great on too Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2006 08:12:05 PM »

thanks!
so I ended up finishing something else later on today and I thought I'd save room and just lump it in this one as well
so here is my pirate ship shirt on a box (perhaps a box of treasure?):

the idea was a blend of shirts on this site, one that I bought last summer, and a dress I made a long time ago. The grey bit was a shirt that I basically ruined while painting my room and the rest is lovely other stretchy fun fabric.
here it is on myself in a crappy dirty mirror picture:

and here is a closer look at the pirate ship I carefully embroidered on it:


yo ho yo ho Wink
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« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2006 08:18:10 PM »

ooh those look great!
they look like they fit you nicely too
i especially like how the pirate ship one fits you, very lovely
great job
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« Reply #5 on: April 02, 2006 08:19:17 PM »

Wow, both extremly cute!
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« Reply #6 on: April 03, 2006 03:15:10 PM »

thank you for the compliments
I'm glad to hear that they look like they fit well because they are in fact, very comfortable
I always like to leave a bit more room for the hips
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« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2006 05:00:52 PM »

Wow I really like the pirate ship! Also both shirts have awesome color combos!
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« Reply #8 on: April 05, 2006 11:15:44 PM »

i like this style of shirt.  Grin  you wear it fabulous. and you are very pretty.
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« Reply #9 on: April 06, 2006 02:21:23 AM »

 I agree with Lars. You rock, girlie!
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