BROOKLYN – i made my dress with a man’s shirt, bushwick, 09/01/08

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  1. Hilary C. says:

    At Chictopia this was a big trend just a little while ago, so I’m familiar with the look from there… it’s such a breezy, casual summer thing, great.

  2. mina wolf says:

    she looks aww some.
    great picture Yvan!

  3. Elisa Zoo says:

    a shirt dress…
    génial!

  4. Gio says:

    it’s great to see bushwick changing.. i just hope it doesn’t become expensive, a la williamsburg, before i get there!

    great style!

  5. Sidney Ann says:

    Genius! I love it. I want it.

  6. Cory Lasser says:

    Hey Yvan, I saw you walking on St. Marks today… find anything good? Well, I’ve got my own site here in NYC:

    http://www.mrlasser.blogspot.com

    Tell me what you think!

    -Cory

  7. nostyleboys says:

    thats so creative
    i like it

  8. Wax says:

    how creative of her!

  9. Ediot says:

    what a cute-fab girl

  10. miss milki says:

    wow! brave and it works!

  11. Anonymous says:

    Yeah, she’s not THAT creative, everyone has tried that look, especially on Chictopia. No doubt that’s where she got it from.

  12. Dapper Kid says:

    Regardless of whether it has been done by lots on Chictopia, I still love it!

  13. bicency says:

    very stlyish!
    I couldn’t do something with a men’s shirt.

  14. Ultrarapid says:

    that’s fantastic! so creative!

  15. Anonymous says:

    Looks like better weather than London :(

  16. how cleaver!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  17. porter hovey says:

    Oh my! She’s just so cute!!

  18. JamieDOTBall says:

    one of the most simplistically inventive facehunter finds ever..i love it! congratulations whomever you are!

  19. What a creative idea of converting a shirt into a dress!!
    It’s so versatile and beautiful!

  20. pinktuutuu says:

    AWESOME! but does it stay up?

  21. ting-wai says:

    fabulous dress! it works so well on her.

  22. This is wonderful. It reminds me of a photo on The Sartorialist of a girl who made a skirt from a mans button-down only with tucking and tying.

    http://bp0.blogger.com/_qjpwnPW4c1o/RsP5jv4lKfI/AAAAAAAAB3M/R8xuBd2bFck/s1600-h/ShirtSkirt.jpg

  23. tadaa says:

    not meaning to sound like snoot but, its a smart idea, cute and all but the execution…not so much. It looks like a shirt awkwardly tied up around her bust, not like a shirt remade into a cute summer dress.

    details!

    just saying
    -m

  24. Yana says:

    That’s super cute…I wonder if it’s actually sewn together or if it’s just wrapped around?

    On a related note, I make cute tops out of men’s shirts! They’re different though.

    Here’s an example:

    http://www.etsy.com/view_transaction.php?transaction_id=10181467

    Check out more at supayana.etsy.com

    :-)

    xo
    Yana

  25. Esther says:

    I love it it’s really cool looking

  26. Anonymous says:

    Is no one reminded of a 6am walk of shame by this shirt? Not sure if that is part of the sexy-appeal…

  27. Anonymous says:

    New York owns all the other citys when it comes to style…