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Tutorial: Pillowcase Sundress: Part 2

Tutorial: Pillowcase Sundress: Part 2 | Red-Handled Scissors

Welcome to part 2 of the Pillowcase Sundress Tutorial! Yesterday, we laid the foundation for a unique upcycled dress. Today, we’ll finish the project, giving the dress some shape and personality. Just getting started? Check out Pillowcase Sundress Tutorial: Part 1. Start with dress inside out and completely unfolded. 8. Measure elastic band to fit …

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Tutorial: Pillowcase Sundress: Part 1

Tutorial: Pillowcase Sundress: Part 1 | Red-Handled Scissors

Celebrate Earth Day by upcycling 2 pillowcases into a cute, simple sundress! Supplies:* 2 pillowcases with fun patterns (They don’t have to match, but they should be the same size.)* 30-40″ of ¼” braided elastic band, white or black to match the pillowcase fabric (Will be cut down to waist size.)* 2 ½ yards of …

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Look, Ma! I’m on CRAFT!

Look, Ma! I'm on CRAFT! | Red-Handled Scissors

Screenshot, because I am that much of a geek. My pillowcase sundress was featured in this week’s CRAFT Flickr Pool Weekly Roundup! How cool is that? Even better, as of when I’m writing this, my project (and me, since I’m wearing it) is also on the font page of the CRAFT website. Not gonna lie, …

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Upcycled Pillowcase Sundress

Upcycled Pillowcase Sundress | Red-Handled Scissors

You know that pillowcase sundress I’ve been babbling about on Facebook? I finally finished it today! That’s right, muffins. This dress was once 2 pillowcases that I rescued from my childhood closet in the Midwest. (Hi Mom!) Want to learn how to make one too? Head on over to the Pillowcase Sundress Tutorial: Part 1. …

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