Shirring Tutorial and DIY Summer Shirt

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Shirring Tutorial and DIY Summer Shirt
Shirring Tutorial and DIY Summer Shirt
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Check out this Shirring Tutorial and DIY Summer Shirt to learn a new sewing technique! Whether you’re new to sewing or are an experienced sewist, these instructions for shirring with elastic thread will be great to have in your repertoire of skills. When you use this quick trick, no one will believe how easy these projects really are to make! If you’re looking for other shirring projects, be sure to check out this Simply Sweet DIY Sundress tutorial.

Project TypeLearn a Technique

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

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Shirred tops were very popular when I was younger, so I'm having some flashbacks to junior high. I love it, especially with the gingham.


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