It will be fun to say “Oh this old thing? 5 Ways To Revamp A T-Shirt. I have that classic womanly problem of a closet full of clothes but nothing to wear.
Ever feel like everything you own is just kind of... meh? Never fear, there is still hope for your tired wardrobe! There is a solution, and it's called reconstructed clothing. You can tear apart and remake virtually any clothing item to give it an entirely new look. 10 Ways To Style A Plain White Tee. Few things beat a classic white tee.
Throw it on with a pair of jeans, cork wedges, a long necklace, and you’re good to go just about anywhere. Best of all, white tees are such a staple that you can find them at just about any corner store, grocery store, mall, or pharmacy. Seeing as we love style hackery oh-so-much, we decided to take on the classic tee, and came up with 10 new ways to restyle, rework, and totally transform it.
If you have any questions about specific tutorials below, be sure to leave us a note in the comments. We went with a few 3-packs of men’s undershirts by Hanes but, for most of these tutorials, you can use any old t-shirt you’ve got. 1. Grab a pair of tricked out cutoffs and throw on this top for a day of summer fun. To create this look, You’ll want to cut off the sleeves and collar of your tee.
Make A Doily-Sleeved Shirt. Cut T-Shirt with Bows on Back - Salinabear. DIY T-Shirt Bow Sleeves Without Sewing. When you see a project to re-purpose or re-design clothes, you would probably be scared by all the sowing to be done.
But in 6 easy steps, you will learn how to fashion a t-shirt with bow sleeves, without having to use a needle and thread one bit. Here is the list of necessary materials: • t-shirt (obviously); • a measuring tape; • scissors; • a tube of fabric glue; Take the tape and measure 2.5 inches from the top of the sleeve of your shirt, downward to the armpit. Make a slit in this place, avoiding the seam that is already there. T-Shirt DIY: Bow's. T-Shirt With Chains On Back. A simple idea to customize a shirt without sewing and with very simple materials!
I started with a XL man shirt, so result is pretty wide. But it is doable with smaller size if you want a fitting shirt. You gonna need: T-shirt, chain, eyelets, pliers and scissors. D.I.Y T-Shirt Reconstruction: Cut Up Back (2 Weave Pattern) Transform Your T-Shirt Into A Tunic. January 13th, 2010 Email 198 users recommend Sloan Howard.
Restyled T-Shirt In Purple. April 25th, 2011 in gallery Email 1 user recommends This started life as an XL Men's t shirt at Target.
$5 Anthro-Inspired Shirt. <div class="greet_block wpgb_cornered wpgb_shadowed"><div class="greet_text"><div class="greet_image"><img class="enable-pib-img-under" src=" alt="WP Greet Box icon" data-recalc-dims="1"/></div>Thanks for coming by!
I try to feature a new creative tutorial every day -- and I'd love to have you follow along: <a href=" rel="nofollow"><strong>subscribe to my email updates</strong></a> or <a href=" rel="nofollow">come follow along on Facebook</a>. <div style="clear:both"></div></div></div> Here’s a little project I made the other night. Do you have any Charlotte Russe stores near you?
I was in ours and found some great, really basic tees for $4. I also had a Dollar Store Flour Sack Tea Towel that I bought thinking I would stencil something cute on it. If you would like to make one, here is what I did: Instructions: Print off a copy of the “Tutu” shirt so you can really see what it looks like. Cut strips of your cloth or tea towel.
Start with the top ruffle around the neck. And you are done! Long Sleeves To Bow Sleeve T-Shirt. If you've ever checked out my blog you'll know I love to change things up, my Hand-Me-Down Horror series has been all about buying yucky or just plain boring clothes and making them into something I'd be proud to wear.
Hack off those sleeves, raise that hemline and bob's your uncle a cute custom piece, for pittence. This project is no different except I'm using a top that fits me and nothing goes to waste in this tutorial. So without further ado get your sewing needles and thread out and sharpen up those scissors! Before, a plain long sleeve Tee from Old Navy, that cost me a wopping $2.60 1. 2. This is what you'll end up with, don't throw anything out, nothing goes to waste on this project. Next you'll be making the bows, out of the sleeves (I know, genius right!) 3. T-Shirt Mod: Boxy To Foxy. DIY: 99 Ways To Cut, Sew, Trim & Tie Your T-Shirt. 99 Ways to Cut, Sew, Trim, and Tie Your T-Shirt into Something Special is a great guide to DIY-ing your thrift store wardrobe.
Soft worn in shirts are great, but ripped slinky shirts that show more skin are better! This instruction book by Campai Studio in Brooklyn gives you 99 ways to alter any t-shirt using scissors, needle, and thread. Each project is simple, makes the most from a minimal amount of alterations, and makes even a hack job look hot since precision isn’t the name of the game. Each project is rated 1 (easiest) to 4 (still pretty easy) and gives you step by step how-to. Compai has written two similar DIY books titled 99 Ways to Cut, Sew, and Rock Out Your Denim and 99 Ways to Cut, Sew, Tie, and Rock Your Scarf.
Some of these you can literally complete in under 5 minutes. See the gallery of completed works on the next page. See more and check out the books at Compai. From T-Shirt To Halter Dress. Gathered Summer Dress. How To Make A $10 T-Shirt Wedding Dress. How To Make A No-Sew Braided-Strap Tank. April 21st, 2009 Email 14 users recommend This braided top is an easy spring project. Cal Patch. How To Make A Drawstring Halter Top Or Dress. How To Make A Tie Back Halter Top – No Sew Clothing Tutorial.
This tutorial is great for beginners because it requires no sewing! All you really need is a sharp pair of scissors, an old tee, and about 15 minutes! Difficulty: T-Shirt Turned Into Leggings Tutorial. Thanks for visiting my blog! :) I am a young vintage-lover and I blog about things I make, wear, and like. You can find me in S. Cal where the weather is hot, and I knit like a fiend for the 5 weeks a year when it's sort of cold. You can read more about me here. More buttons here. T-Shirt Into A Skirt Tutorial. July 28, 2010 I’m so excited to post about this! When I met Dana, I fell in love with the skirt she was wearing.
She made it herself (obviously) and she showed us how simply she’d shirred the waistband. The next day, during the mystery workshop at Whipstitch, we were encouraged to use thrifted tees. I’m devastatingly terrified of knits so I steered clear and made my (award winning) cotton fabric dress. I developed an idea in my head I thought just might be crazy enough to work. T-Shirt Surgery Tutorials. Top 20 DIY T-Shirts: Ideas & How-To's. Turn A T-Shirt Into Pom Poms. T-Shirt Refashion: Jersey Necklace.
Sometimes I feel like I ride on the coattails of creative people. Back in January as I was surfing my favorite blogs, I came across this post on Ultra Vroom about cardigans and fabric necklaces.