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Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Prancing in my pinny...

Hubby says it is so me lol
 Hubby has a lot of shirts for work(clean on everyday...short and long sleeved), but they do need replacing regularly...and I hate the waste of putting all that fabric into the recycling...
soooooooo I cut out all the nice bits to make patchwork with :D
 and what a huge piece they made (and this isn't all the pieces)
I bought a value single bed sheet in black for backing fabric and straps,
 and now I have a new swooshy pinny!
Why don't they make women's clothes out of the same fabric they use for men's shirts?
I always preferred wearing men's shirts (daisy duke style)...and now I can wear hubby's every day :D
Enjoy :D XXX
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9 comments:

  1. I love using "worn out" things for something else and now I know I have another sister in crime in you. Love the pinny. I've got one I use whilst mucking out the garage. Makes me feel like I have a superwoman cape on......perhaps backwards, but it always makes the work go faster. Great job my dear, xoxo Oma Linda

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  2. I love your " pinafore" You do know you have started a Trend .....husbands everywhere all over U.K. Will have chunks missing from their shirts! The Daily Mirror will be all over this!
    Well done xo

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  3. How cute is that??? I'm the same way about any kind of fabric...I recycle it all. I'm working on a tee shirt quilt now made from 20 years' worth of tees. Thanks for sharing! xo

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  4. I love your creative repurposing of your hubby's shirts. Very cute on you too!

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  5. Looks really nice! And great colours! Men's shirts are nice!

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  6. I bet that every single time you put this on, you'll think of your Patrick. It's like having him hug you all day. Love the colors and the style.

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    1. ...and the herbs drying on the background, too! :-D ♥♥♥

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