Woman's Knit Shirt Into Dress

Womans Knit Shirt Into Dress
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Take an ill-fitting knit top and turn it into a fabulous maxi dress. When you design and make your own clothes, you can wear whatever you like! This Woman's Knit Shirt Into Dress project is the perfect refashion! There is no need to buy any brand new fabric when you want to learn how to make a long dress for summer or find yourself in the market for a DIY maxi dress pattern. This how to upcycle clothing tutorial has all you need to learn how to make a maxi in no time.

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I was torn between this and the "sheet to a maxi-dress", I discovered that because I'm so short (5") that I could use an old pair of King size pillowcases for the perfect length, didn't even need to hem them, took out a seam on one side of each, gathered the top, and I can sew it to an old Tshirt I had that was exactly the color of one of the patterns in the pillowcases!!!

The best instructions ever. Can't wait to make it for my grandson's graduation. Thanks

Love it! I can think of so many possibities from casual to evening dress.


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