Diy t shirt cutting ideas. 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. 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. I had simon try on the cape to make sure that it wasnt too long and made a few tiny adjustments to the length.
If you want. This diy technique is of moderate level of difficulty. 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.
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. 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. Amongst my favorite of such projects are t shirt slippers.
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. How to make a t shirt quilt part 1. After our first t shirt rag rug tutorial i got lots of requests to make a rectangle shaped rag rug.
Lay the tank on top of the shirt and make marks with the pen showing the neck line depth and strap thickness for reference.