March 5, 2012

sleeve revamp

I have this short sleeve blazer that is tight in the sleeve. I can fit it, but I hate the snug fit when it is buttoned. So, I usually leave it unbuttoned in order to be comfortable. I got an idea to change it up a bit to make it more comfortable to wear.

 the original jacket

close-up of the sleeve that is giving me the blues...lol

snip off the button

wrap with ribbon using fabric glue

I made a bow, and left extra room

 Now it fits perfect and I even have extra room!!
This was a stash busting project, so I will eventually buy dark brown thread
and resew the bows.


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