Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Hearts&Crafts

WHO: Old shorts found around house
WHAT: Made into a skirt
It started out like this-in corral....


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It was raining cats&dogs yesterday evening-living in the south means you get used to hurricane season-so I decided to do a project. It took me around 3 hours but I finally finished it. You can kind of see the white thread a) because I don't go around buying corral thread really and 2) I sewed the whole thing by hand. Yes, I do all my DIYs by hand because I don't own a sewing machine and would end up killing myself if I ever attempted to operate one. It was actually very easy; all you need is scissors, holding tape (thats what that grey thing is in the picture up there), and a needle (and thread of course, duh). Don't mind the ugly shirt I was just taking pictures to show you the skirt. Ill make a real outfit of this skirt later-ciao bellas.

xoxo
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9 comments:

  1. oo love it with the belt, and the colour, theres a nice mac lipstick called costa chic that would go well!

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  2. That's so cute!

    Thank you so much for the comment in my blog!

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  3. pretty pretty pretty pretty!
    I'll get you the recipe ASAP (I don't feel like going to the kitchen to get it right now :P )

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  4. So funny what you said about the sewing machine, they are kinda scary hehe. The skirt's really cute, I'd wear it. Good job. =)

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  5. Man, i wish I was as crafty as you are. My idea of a DIY is chopping the legs off a pair of pants and calling it a day.

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  6. Aww I wish it rained here! It's so hot, I feel like I'm melting. Lately it's been nice!

    I love how you made it yourself, very cool.

    -xtina
    www.thisisxtina.blogspot.com

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