Wednesday, March 11, 2015

The boxy sweatshirt

Believe it or not, "the boxy sweatshirt" refers to the "after." I actually made that on purpose. I started with this big, thick dress:
I love the color and it was really cold at the time. The skirt was so long and wide, I decided to mine that area for a useful piece.
I made a top out if the skirt from a dress.
 I wanted a high cut boat neck. I considered doing an off shoulder Flashdance sweatshirt (look it up, kids!) but chose against. maybe next time. I'm sure one could eyeball it and see what I did, but if anyone wants details, the full post is here on my blog, Craft, Thrift, or Die. Just bear with me, it's a long winded post.
Thanks for looking!


Nothy Lane said...

Nice job - this top looks great on you.

Anielska Aniela... said...

beautiful colour and great ref!

jennifer elliott said...

The top looks so comfy! I can totally imagine myself lounging around the house in the top and feeling so warm and cozy. Great job.

Jennifer Elliott, EOD

Bergen County Mocha Moms said...

This shirt is really, really good!

Valerie Lusk-Waddell said...

Really cute!