10 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee Few things beat a classic white tee. Throw it on with a pair of jeans, cork wedges, a long necklace, and you’re good to go just about anywhere. Best of all, white tees are such a staple that you can find them at just about any corner store, grocery store, mall, or pharmacy. Seeing as we love style hackery oh-so-much, we decided to take on the classic tee, and came up with 10 new ways to restyle, rework, and totally transform it. We went with a few 3-packs of men’s undershirts by Hanes but, for most of these tutorials, you can use any old t-shirt you’ve got. 1. Grab a pair of tricked out cutoffs and throw on this top for a day of summer fun. To create this look, You’ll want to cut off the sleeves and collar of your tee. 2. This look is definitely a romantic one and makes us think of a refined take on hippie chic. For the how-to, you can go ahead and consider your tee a piece of jersey fabric at this point. 3. Maybe it’s time to up your workout style game. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.
No Sew, Tee-Shirt Halter #3, DIY I have the exciting opportunity to head to the beach for a couple of days, to relax and soak up a little of that beautiful Florida sunshine. I wanted to do one more halter top to take to wear with my jeans and this is what I came up with. It can be changed in so many ways let's just say this is a 3 in one shirt. It seems like I am packing all of my DIY tops and dresses to wear. Video Tutorial Things You Need. Tee-Shirt~ mine is a mens mediumScissorsChalk Front Cut where the red lines are. The back cut the red lines Back Cut down the middle of the back cut out.. Front after cutting NOTE* you cut one continuous line from the front to the back. Back After cutting now tie the front wrap around your neck and tie to the two straps in the back. If you want to trim off the excess off the straps. I am leaving mine so I can play and change it up some more.. or tie them into a bow. Happy Monday. Lots of <3,
DIY: T-Shirt Flower Dress Technically this isn't a new DIY since this dress was one of the first things that I ever posted on this little blog when my Nikon and I were just getting to know each other, (;)) but I never put up the entire tutorial! In the beginning of my blog days, I used to post all of my tutorials over on Cut Out + Keep, one of my favorite crafting communities. (By the way, Cut Out + Keep just celebrated their 100,000th member! Holy cow that's a lot of crafters. This dress is special to me in many ways because it was my first big blog project, I wore it in a trashion show, and holy Moses it took me forever to make. I don't even want to know how much thread I used on this dress.
#Tutoriel# Une robe Plantain très facile Aujourd’hui, j’ai une excellente nouvelle à vous annoncer : la belle Anna, que vous connaissez sans doute déjà via son blog Paunnet et qui traduit les patrons Deer&Doe en anglais depuis maintenant plus d’un an, rejoint dorénavant l’équipe de manière beaucoup plus régulière. Elle animera en effet le blog anglophone de Deer&Doe avec des tutoriels et des variations sur les patrons ! Vous pourrez retrouver ses tutoriels en VO sur la version anglaise du blog, et traduits en français par ici Et pour son tout premier article, Anna vous propose dans le cadre du défi Plantain une adorable variation sous forme de robe babydoll ! Bonjour tout le monde ! Aujourd’hui, nous allons voir comment transformer le t-shirt Plantain en une adorable et confortable robe babydoll. Cette tenue est parfaite pour ces « jours sans » où vous avez envie de mettre une robe, mais pas de vous sentir engoncée dans quelque chose de trop ajusté. Réalisons-la en quelques étapes simples ! Fournitures : 1. 2. 3. Et voila !
La jupe shirt | Coudre Like My Mom July 28, 2010 I’m so excited to post about this! When I met Dana, I fell in love with the skirt she was wearing. She made it herself (obviously) and she showed us how simply she’d shirred the waistband. The next day, during the mystery workshop at Whipstitch, we were encouraged to use thrifted tees. I’m devastatingly terrified of knits so I steered clear and made my (award winning) cotton fabric dress. I developed an idea in my head I thought just might be crazy enough to work. The Hubs thought I was a little crazy when I explained my idea to him. It’s the easiest thing in the world to do! The shirt skirt perfect for summertime. I wore the green and white one to Sofie’s birthday party. I had 2 women in Walmart stop me to tell me how comfy my skirt looked and when I told them how I made it, they demanded I call Rachael Ray immediately! The process is so easy. I do my shopping at Goodwill for 1 reason. So, get your super cheap thrifted shirt. Now, I break a rule of shirring. And that’s it!
Une astuce étonnante pour imprimer une photo sur du bois ou un t-shirt avec... la crème solaire ! - Des idées Armé de votre smartphone ou encore de votre appareil photo nikon, vous vous improvisez photographe professionnel (avec plus ou moins de talent). Toujours à l’affût de moyens pour afficher les oeuvres qui vous rendent fier, vous adorez les montrer et vous multipliez les publications sur les réseaux sociaux. Si cette description vous ressemble, ces deux tutoriels sont tout ce dont vous avez besoin ! Il s’agit d’imprimer une image de votre choix sur un t-shirt ou du bois. Parfaites pour ajouter une touche de personnalisation à votre intérieur et à votre garde-robe. Ce qu’il faut : Du papier de cuissonUne feuille A4Du ruban adhésifUne imprimanteDu bois présentant de préférence une surface assez planeDe la crème solaireUne règlePinceau Les étapes : 1) Préparez la photo en veillant à la mettre en effet miroir si elle présente du texte pour éviter que celui-ci ne soit impossible à lire. 2) Utilisez du ruban adhésif pour fixer le papier cuisson à la feuille de papier A4. Le résultat Source
convertible/infinity dress (this post was originally published on 29 june, 2006, with the title "one seam convertible dress".) have a question? please visit the convertible dress FAQ's. have you made a convertible dress? do you want to see other convertible dresses, share ideas on how to make them, and find ways to make your convertible dress even better? then hop over to flikr and join the convertible dress group! PLEASE NOTE: the instructions for making this dress are available for free but are not to be used for commercial purposes. please do not sell dresses made using these instructions, and do not make copies of the instructions without asking my permission first. thank you! but the version i liked best was the one by monif c., a plus-size designer who makes AMAZING clothes that non-plus size girls can envy. and here, without further ado, is how to make this variation, using ONE SEAM: this is the one and only seam. when the dress is done, it will look like this (that's a 60" measuring tape on the strap):
DIY : Comment customiser ses chaussures ? - Je fais moi-même Hello, Les chaussures pour vous, elles ont quelle place dans votre vie ? Moi j’en suis fan depuis longtemps, mais ayant des goûts particuliers, je flashe toujours sur une paire de chaussures originale coûtant assez cher. Alors, voici des astuces pour customiser une vieille paire de chaussures à moindre coût. Mes petites perles du net : . Photo de gauche : Remplacer les lanières par un tissu tressé de Jersey de coton. Photo de droite : Enrouler les lanières avec du tissu en remontant sur la cheville. Recouvrir de tissu (ici un pied-de-poule) la chaussure, puis pour la finition mettre un pompon, pour voir le tuto cliquer sur l’image. . Enrubanner les lanières avec du ruban blanc et coudre des perles. On peut aussi y mettre des boutons, des paillettes, des cristaux à coudre. . – Photo de gauche : Prendre les 3 longueurs grâce aux cordons, les reportez sur les chaînettes, d’un côté venir les attacher avec de petits anneaux de colliers, de l’autre côté, mettre un fermoir. . Attention !
Panty Tutorial: How to Sew Underwear | This tutorial will take you, step by step, through the process of making underwear that fit you perfectly and look great too. You can click on any of the photos in each step to enlarge them (which will make reading the text on some of them much easier). Please use this pattern for personal use only, and feel free to link back to this post. As always, I encourage you to Contact Me if you have any questions throughout the process, I love to hear from you!! Supplies: 1/2 yard of jersey fabric (up to 1 yard for larger sizes) – It is really hard to find cute jersey, so feel free to repurpose old t-shirts, pajamas or whatever jersey you can find! Create the Pattern: Start with your favorite pair of underwear that have seen better days, these will be referred to as the “pattern underwear”: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. You have now created your pattern! Cut Pattern from Fabric: 8. 9. 10. Construct the Panties: 11. -Front Piece, right side up -Bottom Piece, right side down 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21.
CONVERTIBLE RAIN CAPE You need 1 18″ reversible nylon closed zipper2.5 yds. of shell fabric, 60″ wide1.5 yds. of liner fabric, 60″ wideCoordinating thread1 roll of kraft paper or pattern-making papper1 tracing wheel On a sheet of kraft paper, draw a straight line about 2″ from the edge along the length. In the middle of this line, mark point 1. 2 from 1 = 29″ 3 from 1 = 29″ 4 from 1 = 29″ Connect points 2, 3, 4 with an arc radiating from 1 as shown. 5 from 1 = 1 ½” 6 from 1 = 3 ½” 7 from 1 = 4 “ Connect points 5 and 7 with a shallow curve. Join points 6 and 7 with a deep curve as shown. 8 is located midway between point 6 and 3. Square down from 7 and across from 8 to locate point 9. 10 from 5 = 1 ½” 11 from 7 = 1 ½” Connect 10 to 11 with a curved line parallel to line 5-7. Draw a tangent line from 11 passing through point 9 and continue to locate 12 at the intersection. With a tracing wheel, trace out onto a new sheet of paper the following from this draft: For the shell: trace points 6-7-5-2-4-12-3-8-6. Like this:
Sweet Verbena: Boho Maxi Dress: a tutorial This dress is an incredibly easy make. By now you may have realized that I'm all about the simple projects. I'm far from being a master seamstress, I just work with what I know and try to learn as I go. I've never actually owned a maxi dress before, but now I might be hooked. They're so comfy and they have the added benefit of hiding my neglected, less-than-hairless legs. Want to make one too?? Materials: 1 4/5 yd Extra Stretchy Jersey Knit (60"wide) (You want a lightweight knit. 1/3 yd Trim Fabric Dye I know that there are many of you out there who have a fear of sewing with knit. A couple of things to keep in mind when sewing with knit... Let the material go at it's own pace when feeding through the machineUse a zig zag stitch or a stretch stitch. Tutorial: Fold your panel of fabric in half along the 60" side. Because it was so huge, it was difficult to get a decent pic of this step...so I drew up this nice little chart instead. Sew everywhere you see the white dashed line. Dye: You'll need:
Free Pattern: Rosy Ladyshorts | Cloth Habit description Frou-frou meets everyday in these easy-to-make lace boyshorts that sit at the hips. The legs and waist are finished with elastic lace trim for softness. Designed for a lightweight 4-way stretch lace with 60-70% stretch. download the pdf printing I’ve included both instructions and pattern in the same pdf, which will print on both U.S. tutorials and more info: Introduction to LadyshortsFabric and Material SuggestionsLadyshorts Construction Tutorial Downloading troubles?
Panty Tutorial: How to make your own drawers Well folks I think I have been talkin' about this tutorial for about a year, so I finally pulled it out. There are millions( ok maybe not millions, but a whole heck of a lot) of variations and add ons but I was trying to do the simplest one first. Materialsthreadsewing machine1 yd stretch elastic or fold over elasticpaper for pattern(paper bag or newspaper)scissorsold t shirt or any knit materialpair of underwear to cut and make pattern from Make your knickers !! 1. 2. Lie the pieces as flat and symmetrical as possible on your pattern paper(I Try to use the manufactured straight edge of my paper as the center fold line, This way I know that line is straight) Trace around your fabric piece leaving about 1/8-1/4 " edge. This pattern may take a bit of tweaking to get the way you like so use up and the oldest ugliest t-shirts on your first pair then you can make adjustments to your pattern from there 3. I cut the front panel from a large enough scrap of fabric I had in my cotton knit pile. 4.