the great striped shirt challenge

Day 3 of the Great Striped Shirt Challenge:  After making a skirt for myself and newborn hats for our non-existent babies, I decided that I needed to make something cool for the male member of our family.  There is nothing that Jeff loves more than his iphone.  I have an iphone, too, but I’m not […]


Day 2 of the Great Striped Shirt Challenge:  This week, I am featuring projects repurposed out of one shirt.  Yesterday, I showed how I made a skirt out of the body of the shirt.   Today’s project is baby hats!!  These newborn hats were made out of the sleeves of the shirt.  The soft, stretchy knit […]


Day 1 of the Great Striped Shirt Challenge:  This week, I’m challenging myself to create projects out of the material of one shirt. The first thing I decided to make was a comfy skirt to celebrate the arrival of spring!  We’ve endured a very long, harsh winter here in New England and any temperature over […]


I found this XXL striped knit shirt on clearance a few weeks ago. I didn’t know what I was going to do with it, but I am loving stripes these days.  Plus, it was only $7. It’s hard to find cute patterned knit fabric and this XXL shirt gave me lots of material to work […]