Khaleesi Tank Top, Game of Thrones-Inspired Daenerys Shirt
Daenerys Targaryen is my favorite character in Game of Thrones, both in the books and on the show! She is beautiful, of course, but also incredibly tough, resourceful, intelligent, and witty. Plus, there’s the whole dragon thing. Who wouldn’t want to be Daenerys? One of my favorite outfits she wears is the blue dress/coat in the scene where she buys the Unsullied, among others (see a picture [here]).
Of course, such a dress is completely incompatible with day-to-day modern life. Deborah Norville Serenity Garden yarn in the color Twilight immediately reminded me of the blues Daenerys favors, along with the brown and black she often wears as a Khaleesi. So naturally I had to use this yarn to make my own version of that blue dress: a wide, upside-down teardrop neckline; barely-there sleeves; a lace back to mimic the cutout on the actual costume; and small panels of flowing lace at the sides to imitate the asymmetrical hemline. This tank drips with Dany flair, yet is very