17 May '11, 12pm

Mrs. Jermyn turns unwanted dress shirts into cuddly teddy bears with a story to tell

Give your little one a bit of home to take with them wherever they go with one of these cool teddy bears made from Dad’s old dress shirts . Mrs. Jermyn came up with the idea after looking for ways to repurpose her husband’s worn and shrunken shirts. “Knowing how much work goes into all that detail of making these shirts, I couldn’t let them go to waste,” she tells Ecouterre. Since Mr. Jermyn is a musician who’s frequently on tour, the missus decided she needed a cuddle buddy. She soon got to sewing, transforming the unwanted garments into huggable teddies anyone can enjoy. When her husband’s stash ran out, Mrs. Jermyn turned to vintage and secondhand shirts from

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/mrs-jermyn-turns-castoff-mens-sh...