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Turn a tee with an ugly print in to a pretty deep-v top.

Posted by What Katie Does from London, United Kingdom • Published See What Katie Does's 5 projects »
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  • How to make a v-neck top. Deep V Top - Step 1
    Step 1

    Grab a tee (this is a good way to use a tee with an ugly print). Cut a big wide v-neck to get rid of that print. Resize if necessary.

  • How to make a v-neck top. Deep V Top - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut a strip from another tee about 1" wide and as long as the edge of your neckline. Fold it in half lengthwise.

  • How to make a v-neck top. Deep V Top - Step 3
    Step 3

    Sew it onto your neckline with right sides facing. Pull the strip slightly and feed the tee in, to get a slightly gathered effect.

  • How to make a v-neck top. Deep V Top - Step 4
    Step 4

    To make ties, cut thin (about 1/2cm strips) from another tee and give them a tug; make three of different lengths. Make a strap for the bottom too if you like.

  • How to make a v-neck top. Deep V Top - Step 5
    Step 5

    Sew all of these on, adding buttons and other embellishments as you see fit. Wear over a cami top.

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crafty_puppy *.
crafty_puppy *.
me likey. cute idea to get rid of the ugly print, or a stain on the front or something. =) hope you're having a CRAFT-astic week!
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DIS.AR.RAY
DIS.AR.RAY · Las Vegas, Nevada, US · 32 projects
Very cute! Happy

A really intersting idea as well Happy
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minty
minty · 16 projects
that's pretty cool, love the designHappy
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Candice C.
Candice C. · Wylie, Texas, US · 49 projects
nifty way to salvage!
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