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So the shirt doesn't fit....I smell some sewing!
So, my Mum was in the loft doing some sorting, and she came across a couple of huge mens shirts. She was going to send them to the charity shop, but oh no, I stole them for my fabric pile! So basically I cut off the top and then a chunk out the back, elastic round the middle to make it a more girly shape. I then added some lace round the edges to make it look pretty, and a big tie at the back with some cross over straps to keep it all in place. And it cost me the grand total of 40p for lace, the rest was in my stash! My mum says it looks like an apron.... but I like it. What do you think?

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Nancy
Nancy · Los Angeles, California, US · 54 projects
This is soooo cute!
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aita
aita · San Juan, San Juan, PR
It's amazing. Happy
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Lola
Lola · 2 projects
i like how the front looks, really, but indeed when you see the back i know how your mum can think it's an apron..
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Indefinitive
Indefinitive · Edmonton, Alberta, CA
This is so cute. I love the back. =)
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muphin
muphin · 1 project
Thats such a great idea, might have to give it a try myself.
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anasta s.
anasta s.
ooh.. well i did a similar one where the back wasn't open out of old shirts..Happy the how-to is here: http://www.burdastyle.com/howtos/show/783
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Miss Muffin of Doom
Miss Muffin of Doom · Lisbon, Lisbon, PT · 17 projects
It would probably look better if the back wasn´t so open.. but I like the front.
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Crafter Monkey
Crafter Monkey · Bolton, England, GB · 6 projects
This is cute, really sweet, I'm loving the checks. Lace and checks ace!!!
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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1372 projects
That looks very pretty now, great revamp.
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