Maybe That Dress Should Be A Shirt

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Hello Readers. When I am looking for a fun top sometimes the best place to look is at the dresses in my refashion stash. A fun dress can make a really fun top.

This dress fit really close. Let's be honest it was a little tight. But I really liked the brown stripes. I had a plan about what to do with this tight dress. 

The first thing I did was cut the dress into a length that would work as a shirt. That's right. I just cut it. Those cute stripes made it easy to make an even cut. 

I was not sure if this sweater would fray or not. I decided to be safe and make a hem on the bottom using a zigzag stitch. The zigzag will allow it to stretch a little. The whole sweater was stretchy, I wanted my new hem to be stretchy too. 

My new fitted shirt was perfect. A loose shirt would not fit well under these over-alls. The fit of this sweater made it stay put and it didn't ride or bunch up.

Thanks for reading along, now go make something fun for yourself. Check my blog for more refashions.

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  • Isabell
    Isabell
    18 hours ago

    that would look great with a black skirt for a casual daytime outfit. really like it

  • Chickie WU
    Chickie WU
    42 minutes ago

    Thanks so much for the comment!

    Chickie

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