She Shows Us How To Alter A Men’s Shirt To A Woman’s Shape And It’s So Easy!

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If you’re anything like me, I love men’s shirts! I was so excited to learn how to alter them to make them more fitted and stylish!

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Men’s collared shirts are in style these days. They are versatile, comfortable, and can easily dress up a casual outfit. Unfortunately, I didn’t have many, and the ones that I did have were my husband’s. But, if you do have some men’s shirts, this is a great way to recycle them!

So I decided to check out my local thrift store in search of men’s shirts to find some so I could alter it more to my body shape. If I’m really honest…my husband was getting tired of me ripping off his shirts! This way I can have my very own and they will actually fit me!

When I was overweight, men’s shirts were my go-to tops, but now that I’ve lost 40 lbs, I don’t want to hide my shape anymore!

The photo shows the man-shirt before altering. I bought one on half-off at the thrift store for $3. It was pretty big and shapeless.  But it has good arm length and fun, unusual pockets, so I was hoping for some potential. It’s important to choose a shirt that isn’t way too big in the collar or arm-length because those are not easily altered.
The altering process is so quick and easy. If you are a newbie to sewing, this would be a good way to get your feet wet!
Watch how FashionToppings does this in their step by step tutorial and bring out those big shirts!

Photo Credit: So Much To Make

A special thanks to So Much To Make for the use of their photo of altering a mans shirt. Check out their blog site for more incredible information!

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