Refashion a Classic Peasant Shirt with Bow Collar

I love peasant shirts.  Do you remember this peasant shirt that I made with a gold chain? Something about them are so feminine and beautiful.  So I’m pretty excited for today’s shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Cut the satin ribbon about twice the width of the top, in two pieces (so each piece is about twice the width of the top).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Sew at the bottom.  You don’t’ have to be too straight here, but also don’t go all wild.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Cut the satin ribbon about twice the width of the top, in two pieces (so each piece is about twice the width of the top).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

On each side (what would be the front and the back of the shirt), fold over and pin 1 1/2″.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Sew at the bottom.  You don’t’ have to be too straight here, but also don’t go all wild.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Cut the satin ribbon about twice the width of the top, in two pieces (so each piece is about twice the width of the top).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Hem up the sides, and around the bottom of the arm pit.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

On each side (what would be the front and the back of the shirt), fold over and pin 1 1/2″.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Sew at the bottom.  You don’t’ have to be too straight here, but also don’t go all wild.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Cut the satin ribbon about twice the width of the top, in two pieces (so each piece is about twice the width of the top).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Take out the side seams to the bottom mark (the bottom of the arm pit).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Hem up the sides, and around the bottom of the arm pit.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

On each side (what would be the front and the back of the shirt), fold over and pin 1 1/2″.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Sew at the bottom.  You don’t’ have to be too straight here, but also don’t go all wild.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Cut the satin ribbon about twice the width of the top, in two pieces (so each piece is about twice the width of the top).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Adding an 1 1/2″ to the top, make a straight cut across.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Take out the side seams to the bottom mark (the bottom of the arm pit).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Hem up the sides, and around the bottom of the arm pit.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

On each side (what would be the front and the back of the shirt), fold over and pin 1 1/2″.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Sew at the bottom.  You don’t’ have to be too straight here, but also don’t go all wild.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Cut the satin ribbon about twice the width of the top, in two pieces (so each piece is about twice the width of the top).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

peasant-satin-bow-tie-refash-12-6191642Using a t-shirt, mark the top of the shirt and where the arm pit ends, as shown in the picture.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Adding an 1 1/2″ to the top, make a straight cut across.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Take out the side seams to the bottom mark (the bottom of the arm pit).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Hem up the sides, and around the bottom of the arm pit.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

On each side (what would be the front and the back of the shirt), fold over and pin 1 1/2″.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Sew at the bottom.  You don’t’ have to be too straight here, but also don’t go all wild.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Cut the satin ribbon about twice the width of the top, in two pieces (so each piece is about twice the width of the top).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

A dress that I picked up at the Salvation Army. 🙂

peasant-satin-bow-tie-refash-12-6191642Using a t-shirt, mark the top of the shirt and where the arm pit ends, as shown in the picture.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Adding an 1 1/2″ to the top, make a straight cut across.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Take out the side seams to the bottom mark (the bottom of the arm pit).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Hem up the sides, and around the bottom of the arm pit.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

On each side (what would be the front and the back of the shirt), fold over and pin 1 1/2″.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Sew at the bottom.  You don’t’ have to be too straight here, but also don’t go all wild.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Cut the satin ribbon about twice the width of the top, in two pieces (so each piece is about twice the width of the top).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

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A dress that I picked up at the Salvation Army. 🙂

peasant-satin-bow-tie-refash-12-6191642Using a t-shirt, mark the top of the shirt and where the arm pit ends, as shown in the picture.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Adding an 1 1/2″ to the top, make a straight cut across.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Take out the side seams to the bottom mark (the bottom of the arm pit).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Hem up the sides, and around the bottom of the arm pit.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

On each side (what would be the front and the back of the shirt), fold over and pin 1 1/2″.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Sew at the bottom.  You don’t’ have to be too straight here, but also don’t go all wild.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Cut the satin ribbon about twice the width of the top, in two pieces (so each piece is about twice the width of the top).

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

Attach a safety pin to one end.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And fish through each side.

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

The Final

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

And here is a closeup of the bow 🙂

I'm pretty excited for today's shirt, a peasant bow-tie shirt refashion!  Like the other shirt, I made this one from a dress because I can take advantage of the length.  The bow is made from a satin ribbon.

I love it!!

Would you wear this Peasant Bow-Tie Shirt Refashion From a Dress?

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