REUSING OVER-SIZED SHIRTS

In the recent years there has been a lot of debate on how we are constantly wasting huge amounts of fabric, the huge percentage of wastage comes from our person use, in today’s fast fashion world everyone wants to keep up with the constant changing fashion trends which has let to people changing their clothes more often and throwing away good wearable clothes. We splurge a lot on buying something new and waste fabric as well as our money.
It’s good to go with the flow, but just wait for a second and think, all those clothes that you no longer wear could they be reused and converted into outfits that are trendy and in sync with the current trends.
Today’s article by Fancyana discussed on how to reuse over-sized shirts and make beautiful and trendy outfits for yourself and your kids and for all your stitching needs Fancyana always available juts give us a call or visit our website.
CROP TOPS
So.!! Crop Tops are the talk of the town, and why not they be..?? As they are so sleek and sexy and if worn correctly help the ladies to flaunt their sexy curves.

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OFF SHOULDER DRESS

Off shoulder dresses and tops are in vogue this summer and you can easily covert an over-sized shirt into one, just cute front and back the shirt from the shoulder points and then finish the garment by hemming and between the folds of the hem place an elastic and you are good to go. The elastic will hold the top to your shoulders and look pretty amazing if stitched right.

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BOX BLOUSE

A feminine blouse with a comfortable fit is always appreciated and wanted by every working women.  Here is a box blouse that can be made from a shirt.

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TAILORED SKIRT

A women’s best friend in summers is a skirt, it’s easy to wear and comfortable, does not stick to your body and the best part is a stylish skirt can be made out of a shirt. You can choose bright coloured shirts or opt for dark hues and experiment with embroidered shirts.

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SUMMER DRESS

We all need that easy loose fitting summer dress that we can wear and beat the heat.  And what better way to get one by reusing your over-sized cotton shirts and you can mix and match the fabrics to go for more colours.

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BLOUSES

It is just amazing that you can do so much with a single garment, and convert it into tank tops, blouses with pleats, laces and frills.

DRESSES

You can convert a shirt into a peplum dress which are a craze this summer.

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THE TODDLERS WARDROBE

FOR DADDY’S LITTLE GIRL

The right way to experiment around with reusing your husband’s shirts is by making beautiful dresses for your little princess. The basic dress in a sun dress that can be made for your little one perfect for the summer, or you can make a basic skirt for your kid and mix match it with her other outfits to complete the look.

Make a blouse for your beautiful angel and embellish it with cute buttons and bows to make it super cute for her to fall in love with it.

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THE BABY BOY

How can we forget about the prince of the house, the king of naughtiness, you can covert the shirt into cute baby shorts for your boy with pockets to keep his Gi Joe close.

Also you can convert the shirt into comfortable pyjamas for the toddler to run around the house or for bed time keeping him comfortable.

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GO CRAZY WITH THAT CREATIVE BUG…….!!

Not only garments, these simple shirts can be converted into variety of products that can be used by you in the best possible way.

One can covert the shirts into beautiful pillow and cushion covers. If you have a big pile of un-used shirts you can always covert them into quilted blankets kitchen napkins and aprons.

You can use the pocket of the shirt to make phone and sun glass cases.

For the people obsessed with bags you can convert these shirts into beautiful and tote, hobo, sling bags, it all depend on your creativity and craziness.

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It’s just amazing to learn what all you can do with your old clothes and make yourself and near and dear once happy. So guys..!! what are we waiting for? Put on your creative hats and start reinventing…!!

Madhusmita Tiwari, Fancyana

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