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roomy comfy tunic

Posted by Maribug from Port of Spain, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago • Published See Maribug's 35 projects »
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  • How to make an off-shoulder top. Batwing Tunic - Step 1
    Step 1

    fold a piece of fabric in half horizontally

  • How to make an off-shoulder top. Batwing Tunic - Step 2
    Step 2

    the folded edge should span from one of your elbows to the next, and should be as long as down to your hips

  • How to make an off-shoulder top. Batwing Tunic - Step 3
    Step 3

    now fold in half yet again (now its quarters) and trace the outline of your tunic. the armhole should be from your shoulder to your waist, and the neckline should be half of the measurement from one of your shoulders to the next.

  • How to make an off-shoulder top. Batwing Tunic - Step 4
    Step 4

    cut on the dotted line and u end up with this shape. hem the neckline, the bottom and sew up the sides. i wrote "do not hem sleeves" but what i meant to say was HEM the sleeves but do not close the opening

  • How to make an off-shoulder top. Batwing Tunic - Step 5
    Step 5

    lastly, do about twenty lines of shirring at the bottom of your tunic. this will give it the fitted bottom

  • How to make an off-shoulder top. Batwing Tunic - Step 6
    Step 6

    now youre done! please excuse my crinkly fabric...i'll iron it eventually :)

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Lorena M.
Lorena M. · Barcelona, Catalonia, ES · 5 projects
Cute! will try it for sure! thanks!
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Calla K.
Calla K. · Austin, Texas, US · 3 projects
Very romantic.
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Nikki S.
Nikki S. · Oakland, California, US · 9 projects
I have always wanted one of these kinds of shirts, thanks for the "how to".
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Lauren S.
Lauren S. · 5 projects
nice! I've got to try this. Question: about how much elastic thread does 20 lines of shirring take?
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maral p.
maral p.
LOVED IT
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cherry rabbit mama
cherry rabbit mama · 4 projects
thank you so much! i dont know how much material i have wasted trying to make a batwing shirt by myself lol
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LadyWillow
LadyWillow · 1 project
Delightful & quick to make idea. Thanks for sharing. /;)
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Sarah K.
Sarah K. · York, England, GB
Great little project for summer! Thanks for sharing x
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violetta
violetta · Temerin, Vojvodina, RS · 208 projects
wow I would love one for the summer!Happy
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