My DIY Video Tutorial teaches you how to stylishly upcycle men's old dress shirts into a breezy and cute V-neck Tank Top. If you don't have an old shirt, purchase one at a thrift store or yard sale.
Refashion an old dress shirt into an excellent Tank Top or Camisole with help from the DIY Video Tutorial!
This shirt cost approximately $2.50. I used a XL-sized shirt to create this size 6 top. I bought this one at the thrift store and it cost me about $2.50. This is a size 6 and the shirt was an XL. Probably, you'll need more than one shirt if you want to make a bigger size. You can download the FREE patterns here:
The pattern contains FRONT and BACK pieces (x2) and Front and Back Facings (cut on the fold). The straps are made with the seams of the shirt.
STRAP LENGTHS (note: this is an approximate measure. BEFORE cutting, try the top on and adjust to the correct length.
- Small size: 4-6: 8.75" (x4)
- Medium size: 8-10: 9.125" (x4)
- Large size: 12-14: 9.5" (x4)
- A bit larger size 16-18: 9.875" (x4)
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