Diy t shirt cutting ideas. For you girls who have ever picked up any swag t shirts over the years you know that its pretty rare that the shirt actually fits. After our first t shirt rag rug tutorial i got lots of requests to make a rectangle shaped rag rug. How to make a t shirt quilt part 1.
Cutting t shirt into sexy one piece dress. Place the trim right sides together starting at the bottom hem and going up to the shoulder seam and all the way back down to the back bottom hem mine was 4 in width and about 2 yards. One of the most popular ways to repurpose old clothes is to use them to make new clothes and there are many many options for doing this.
Of course i am happy to make one because it was so much fun and a hand made rag rug looks beautiful in any style home from farmhouse to bohemian to modern. In part 1 well discuss making a very basic t shirt quilt with no sashing between t shirts no batting a microfleece or other fabric backing and no binding. Inspired by this cute ruched jersey coverup from victorias secret i grabbed one of my husbands old white v neck t shirts a pair of scissors and started cutting.
This diy technique is of moderate level of difficulty. Because the t shirt is a knit fabric the edges will not fray but will roll slightly to create a mock hem all around the edges. Lay the tank on top of the shirt and make marks with the pen showing the neck line depth and strap thickness for reference.
Its simple and cute and a great upcycle diy who knew an old oversized mens t shirt could be so sexy.