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Pretty Easy
recycled madness

this really easy DIY top from an charity shop find. i also have a tutorial on how to make the skirt too!

i had a photoshoot with a model showcasing my designs check out my blog

please check out my youtube at chantellefashion




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  1. Step 1 1

    this is what it looked like before

  2. 2

    first i placed the zipper on the dress to measure out where i needed to cut.

  3. Step 3 3

    i liked the detail on the back of the dress so i turned the back into the front i cut down the middle of where i wanted my zipper to be.

  4. Step 4 4

    i cut out the original zip because it looked ugly and lowered the neckline as it was originally the back of the dress.

  5. Step 5 5

    i opened out the top when i cut it open

  6. Step 6 6

    i then flipped it over and cut out the back to make a lace up back design.

  7. Step 7 7

    then folded and hemmed all raw edges

  8. Step 8 8

    then i stitched on the zip to the front opening

  9. Step 9 9

    on the back i stitched on ribbon loops on either side for a lace up back detail

  10. Step 10 10

    then added the ribbon to lace it up

  11. Step 11 11

    and your done please subscribe to my youtube for more diy videos

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