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This is a tutorial to make a sweet, summer shirt for your child (or even for you!). This tutorial is based on measurements, not a pattern, so you can...
Math (All the math in sewing! I wish I paid better attention in geometry!) You will need your child’s chest (C), hip (H) and strap (S) measurements....
Round off the ends of each ruffle piece. Remember to make them mirror images of each other. (I simply used the edge of a plate as a template.) Fini...
Fold strap pieces in half lengthwise and press. Reopen and fold raw edges into center and press. Press strap closed. Should be 1 inch wide. Mark 3/...
Sew back pieces to front pieces along short edges for both outside and facing. Press seams open. Optional Step: Attach piping to the outside band. S...
Safety pin straps to facing wrong side to right side in the location you want them…I angled them in just a bit in the back. Try this on your child to...
Place facing and outside bands right sides together. Pin top edge and sides. Stitch from bottom of curved side all the way across the top and down t...
Place body pieces right sides together and sew both side seams. Finish your seams and press towards back. Gather the top edge of the body piece.
Place bottom edge of the band and top edge of the body piece right sides together and pin. Match up side seams and adjust gathering as necessary. Ov...
Mark your button placement and make your buttonhole(s). Attach your buttons. Along the hem press under 1/4 inch and then fold up another 1 inch and p...
Finito! Now you have a sweet little summer shirt. Perfect for picnics and popsicles! I would love to see your creations! If you make one of these swe...
Come by sewinharmony.com to get this bonus tutorial for adding a gathered cuff to the hem of a pair of shorts.
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