This is adorable. The inspiration was the J Crew Petal top for girls...price, $32. This clever woman on this blog bought a long sleeve T for a buck and used left over gray silk fabric for the petals. Wow, so simple and inexpensive. I think these would be great for big girls too.
Life is Beautiful: J.Crew girls' petal necklace tee DIY
Sweatshirt Skirt - seriously?! Yes, an upside-down sweatshirt... and see that side flounce at the hem? that's the armpit of a sleeve, with flowers fashioned out of the leftover material [to hide stains]! Comfy AND classy - amazingly creative!
Rhonda's Creative Life: What To Do With a Rag Bin Sweat Shirt
Good to Know: Re-do honey oak (wooden or laminate) cabinets or furniture with "General Finishes Java Gel Stain" (absolutely NO substitutions for this brand!) No brushing! Wipe gel stain on with men's white sock.