Monday, July 25, 2011

3,2,1, Craft- Tshirt makeover


Don't you just love rosettes? I love making headbands or adding them to shower curtains so when I saw this, I knew I could do something similar or close to it. 
So starting my search and thinking how I was going to making rosettes look that good, I stumbled upon some of this at JoAnn's with their ribbon.




Rosettes in a nice lacy chain and a decent price (especially if you have a 50% coupon)! I think I bought about a half yard of it.

Ok so here is my sewing project I worked on today- super fast and super cute!
What I started with:


and then this is what I did:
 
Lay out your rosettes and pin them onto your tshirt.

Then time to sew! I sewed them on by hand, sewing first on the inside edge of the rosettes and next sewing on the outside edge. You could maybe use a sewing machine if you have a nice one that would work well, but I didn't trust mine to do the job. 
and TA DA! 


Maybe if you're lucky I will post a pic of me wearing it when it is not dark out and I don't look such a mess. P.S. Stay tuned to see what I do with the leftover couple inches.

Edit: (note the sun was in my eyes). p.s. I started with v-neck and it kinda turned into more of a scoop neck after I added on the rosettes.

Vote for me here! 
I would appreciate it very much! 

Also when 12 more people like my facebook page I will host another giveaway, so lets get going!


16 comments:

  1. It looks great Chelsea! I like your version way better, the color differences really make the rosettes stand out. Love it, thanks for linking up!

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  2. You're so talented, Chels! Love it!

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  3. I really like this tshirt makeover :) Very cute!

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  4. Love the shirt! (And your hair!!) Found you via My Junk Drawer.

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  5. Great shirt!! Turned out really cute!

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  6. Turned out Adorable! I like how the rosette pop with that color!


    Come link it over at my WOOTY WOOT WOOT party!
    http://tootsiewootsieboutique.blogspot.com/2011/08/woot-woot-party-4.html

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  7. Such a cute shirt!! Now can we have a tutorial for your hair, lol! I wish I could learn to do my hair like that!

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  8. This is such a cute idea! Love the colors! I'm going to have to look for some of that ribbon next time I am at Joann's so I can try this out too. :-)

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  9. I know that you have so many blog parties to choose from so thank you for choosing Creative Bloggers' Party & Hop. This post is added to the party blast! Enjoy the rest of the week :)

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  10. the shirt is cute, but I think your hair is adorable too!

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  11. charming! i love your hair! :)

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  12. Very cute! p.s. your hair is awesome! Jen @ www.icantstopcrafting.blogspot.com

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  13. Very cute! I have seen that ribbon and no idea what to do with it.
    ~JamieS

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  14. that looks adorable on you! thanks for linking up to handmade tuesdays @ ladybug blessings! www.ladybug-blessings.com

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