Monday, September 28, 2015

Simple Refashion Using Lace

Gahhh, I am not a big fan of elastic on the bottom of shirts. Why? I feel so restricted in my movements. If I move my hands up for whatever reason, (waving them in the air 'cause I just don't care?) the shirt goes all the way up, revealing my tummy. I decided to get rid of the elastic and sew on matching lace. :)

I didn't have a long enough strip of lace, so I sewed two together.


With Sew Much Love, Mary :)


Bailey Mills said...

I don't know why designers insist upon putting elastic around the bottom of shirts. It's so very rarely flattering on anyone. The lace looks so much nicer!

highest shelf said...

I like this. I'm not a fan of this style shirt and always thought it was the neckline that bothered me the most. This top is lovely. Even the two different laces look good together, very inspiring.

cfortin said...

Really cute refashion!

Cindy - EOD
Upcycled Design Lab

Sticky Genius said...

Great job. The lace makes it very modern.

Catherine1216 said...

Cute before, but even better after.