Sunday, June 12, 2011

Shirt Refashion!

As part of the "We Can Do It" refashion event...I decided to turn a little boy's dress shirt into a dress! I love the blog MADE and they have a great little dress made from a mens shirt. This dress inspired me. I needed a much tinier size, so I bought a little boys shirt from Goodwill for $2 and made it into this!!!

It turned out sooooo cute! I fell in love with the shirt because it was blue and green. I'm going to have to go back and see what else I can find. It feels great to buy from Goodwill and make something wonderful for your little one! Everybody wins with this refashion!! (And if you screw it up, you're out $2. I spent more on gas getting there.)

It started as this.....

And ended up like this.....

I wanted to make a little fabric flower too....isn't it adorable?!

I'm very excited to go back and see what other "treasures" I can find at the thrift store. I hope the fabric shop doesn't miss me too badly!


  1. Hello! Newest follower from the Mingle Monday blog hop! Would love for you to stop by and follow back, whenever you get a chance. Have a great week! (:


  2. Thanks for stopping by my blog, and following. I'm your newest follower.

    That shirt dress is too cute, by the way! Love it!

  3. This is adorable! Would love for you to share on Thursday at my party A Crafty Soiree...
    newest follower from hop a little tuesday... would love for you to consider following me back. xo malia

  4. Newest follower here! I found you through the blog hop. I love this dress! This is such a cute and easy idea! If you get a chance come check out some of my Mommy adventures.


  5. I LOVE it! You should sell those, if you could find enough cheap shirts. I'd totally buy two for my daughters!

    A Helicopter Mom

    p.s. I'm following you back :)

  6. I adore this re-do shirt to dress and wonder if it could be done in womens sizes. Too cute.

    I found you via tuesday hops and just became your newest follower and would love it if you could do the same for me.

    Have a great week.
    I'll be back soon
    embellishments by tina

  7. That is too cute! Thanks for linking up!

  8. I have had my girls wear these every Father's Day since Dana of Made showed them. Come see my latest post about a dress shirt into a women's skirt for Father's Day. In fact I recommended this tutorial in the same post.

  9. Thanks for the FANTASTIC post! This information is really good and thanks a ton for sharing it :-)
    Tailor Made Dress Shirts


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