one old shirt

in a new way!

This was my "go to" shirt for Renn last Fall (look how little he was). I loved it because it was fallish without being overly cutesy. When I went to gather up the clothes he had outgrown I just couldn't hand this one down. So, I kept it not knowing exactly what I would do with it. THEN it hit me! Matching shirts for the kids. 

They turned out pretty cute. I can't wait to have them worn at a pumpkin patch. Excuse the iphone pictures. 


As excited as I was about the shirts I still wasn't able to let go of the scraps soooooo...I decided to add them to a wreath!
A Fall wreath for the front door. There are so many wreath ideas out there that I "heart" but I needed something super simple so I added a few strips of the shirt to this grapevine wreath I already had and added a "B" I had painted to be on the rustic side of life. 

I am thrilled to have this shirt living on in new ways this Fall at the Bailey home. 


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natalie hearn –  (October 11, 2010 at 8:00 AM)  

Love, love, love it!

Erin (October 11, 2010 at 10:45 AM)  

I double love, love, love it! I really want to make a wreath now!

Tony and Kimra (October 11, 2010 at 6:30 PM)  

those turned out perfectly! i love that the wreath is oval, and that shirt was just so perfect for these!

Kimra
http://crafty-cove.blogspot.com

Tucker –  (October 11, 2010 at 7:10 PM)  

love the shirts!

Alicia (October 15, 2010 at 9:59 PM)  

What an awesome idea. Wish I had thought to save my favorite dress shirt of my son's when he was younger. Came over from Tatertots and Jello. Happy weekend.

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