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Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Another t-shirt to kids dress - Clothes upcycling challenge day 25

Today's upcycle is another t-shirt dress, this time for my elder daughter. 

I used this old singlet of my husbands for the main body of the dress..

This old, too-small leggings from my younger daughter for the trims and straps..

And this too-small t-shirt for the ruffles..

To make a nice comfy and colourful dress!

With just a plain back!

I've almost used up all the old clothes now - and having learnt lots about clothes making along the way, I'm itching to start making some clothes with fresh fabric!!  But that will have to wait till next month!  Still 6 more days to go - got to finish this challenge and empty that box!!




6 comments:

  1. Adorable!! I love the added ruffles
    Hugs
    SueAnn

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  2. I have a bag of clothes in the hallway waiting to go on a charity run. Every post I see of yours inspires me that little bit more to move it to the sewing room!

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  3. Whee! That dress is so much fun!!!

    patience, patience, you can make it to the end - all this upcycling has stretched your creativity, I know. Loving this series, Jill!

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  4. I love the way you used the leggings. so dang creative!!

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  5. I love it! I think I see one in my girl's future!

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