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Upcycled Shirt Purse

By: Mary for Craft Buds
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Turn that out-of-date shirt into a fashionable accessory with this Upcycled Shirt Purse. Learn how to sew your own purse, or use it as a beach bag! The choices for wardrobe refashion projects like this are limitless!

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What a great idea to up-cycle a shirt into a purse. I was making memory pillows out of my dads shirts but with so many girls in the family, daughters and nieces, I think they would love a purse out of one of my dads shirts. He had a lot of Hawaiian shirts so Im sure they will turn out beautiful!

Can anyone tell me the finished size of this purse..Thanks

it is fantastic with 3 male in the family i will have lot's of materials to choose from. i love your site I'm glad i found your site regards to all in Allfreesewing


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