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#1 of 5 Old 03-03-2011, 03:50 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hello!

 

I want to make old t-shirts into 12mo size baby kimono or side-tie tops, short sleeve or long sleeve.

 

Has anyone done this?

 

I need a reaaalllly easy pattern because I'm sew-phobic and am a total beginner.

 

I cannot find any side-tie shirts for older babies that are not ridiculously expensive :(

 

Help!!


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Here are some kimono tops from martha stewert.


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Thanks so much for posting that link, Saamy! I can't wait to try this pattern!


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http://projectsbyjess.blogspot.com/2011/02/tutorial-baby-sleep-sack.html

 

this is a kimono nightgown..looks like it can be made shorter for a top...going to try it with an old tshirt


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sooo funny I just noticed most of us are on the october ddc...lol


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