This project started out as a men's size XL chambray shirt:
I started out by cutting off the sleeves.
Then cut a new neckline and arm holes.
Then I turned it inside out, buttoned it up, and determined where the side seams should be, and stitched them. Then it was as easy and hemming the neckline and armholes, and putting it on. Then I used the sleeves to make a sash! I now have my version of a wear around the house sundress.
I linked up to these parties: