convert an old tee into a Jane Eyre- era shrug. The tutorial is here: http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/tshirt_shrug
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This DIY Toy Cinch Bag has been a lifesaver -- it was SO easy to make and my son loves it. This tutorial is easy to follow, and the bag makes for a great gift.