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tunic cover-up-made from sheer airy scarf.
It's super easy anyone-can-do-it and perfect for summer(or rather sunny-all-year-long in here),just exactly what we need for a perfect day at beach; the tunic cover-up-made from sheer airy scarf.

Posted by evyline a. from Malaysia • Published See evyline a.'s 4 projects »
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  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 1
    Step 1

    You need a scarf that is wide enough to fit you, length depend whether you want it short or long. I recommend to use stretchy fabric.
    Mine is sheer stretchy with lovely paisely prints.

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 2
    Step 2

    Fold scarf in half, and measure from shoulder to under-bust plus 1.5cm for seam allowance. Mark and cut along.This will be the bodice.

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 3
    Step 3

    Now, take the bodice, fold it in half and cut along.

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 4
    Step 4

    You would have two pieces of bodice

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 5
    Step 5

    Serge or zig-zag raw edges, fold along edges and sew.

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 6
    Step 6

    Join bodice to skirt, right sides together, leave 3cm for elastic casing ; match sides and pin towards middle,overlap two bodices to form deep V-neck, gather the loose middle. Sounds confusing? hope these pics clarify how-to.

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 7
    Step 7

    It'd be like this:

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 8
    Step 8

    Repeat joining as above with the other bodice

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 9
    Step 9

    Sew both sides up to where you want the sleeve to be

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 10
    Step 10

    For the back, I overlap and sew along 10cm, but you can leave it as it is as deep-V

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 11
    Step 11

    Fold the casing downward and pull elastic in

  • How to make a tunic dress. Plunge Tunic Made From Scarf - Step 12
    Step 12

    And, here it is..your new plunge tunic.You sure are a beach-chic with this.
    Check out my blog for more sewing projects :)

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Naomi T.
Naomi T. · Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

a lace table cloth would work well too!!

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Agnieszka M.
Agnieszka M.

pretty:)

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PirateNicky
PirateNicky · Baumholder, Rheinland Pfalz, Germany · 1 project

Cute

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Arty Kitkat
Arty Kitkat · St Albans, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom · 61 projects

really pretty

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Jolanda
Jolanda · , Noord-holland, Netherlands · 54 projects

looks great!

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