Shirt reconstruction.

I have a long torso.
And big boobs.
And I’m tall.
And I’m “curvy”.
So all this means is I can’t easily buy cute tops that fit me properly. (Re: cover my tummy and don’t ride up)
Which sucks, but then I just do this to my existing clothing to make them more me-worthy.

Before, just a plain striped Gap top:


After, a hot interesting, long, ooh-la-la top:


I scooped the neck, added some stretchy black fabric as a band, attached some double wide bias tape for the back tie, and fashioned a cute birdie applique to the front. (I attached that with fusible double sided webbing.)

I used this cute little guy as my stencil (I simply silhouetted him out in Photoshop):



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