Friday, October 16, 2009

Tutorial - How to Make a Drawstring Halter Top / Dress

It's so cute and I think that I could actually do it!

Drawstring Halter Top / Dress Tutorial at A La Mode
"I scoured the internet to find a how-to tutorial that would show me easy instructions to make this top. I couldn't find exactly what I was looking for, so I've made my own. As the queen of instant gratification, I avoid difficult sewing projects at all costs (I hate patterns and instructions). This project is incredibly easy and almost no sew. Believe me, I've never been one to wear a piece of clothing I've made and this is my new favorite wardrobe addition!..." Read more


  1. I want to say thank you for all the tutorials you post! I'm sure alot of bloggers do like me, check out who you have featured for the day, skip on over to their blog and forget to leave a comment.....SO, I just wanted to say thank you and I'm going to start leaving feedback on my FAV tutorials you post.

    Have a great weekend!

  2. Great post! I can't wait to get home and find a shirt that I can do this to! Too bad it's getting too cold to wear it out once I make it.

  3. Stephanie, that's so nice. Thank you!

    Desiree, I was wondering if it would be possible to alter it to keep the sleeves for winter. Maybe?

  4. This one took me back a few years. When I was a kid, I used to make fun flouncy tops out of my old skirts using this same method. I think I'm going to go raid my daughters closet now!