Introduction: Survival Bag / Scarf From a T-shirt

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Make a survival bag / scarf from a t-shirt.

All you need for this project is a t-shirt, a knife or scissors.

Step 1: Material and Tool

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  • T-shirt


  • Scissors or a knife

Step 2: Cutting

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Cut the bottom strip of your t-shirt. Now cut strip of 10mm wide by 20 mm high over the entire length of the bottom.

Cut the collar and the sleeves of your t-shirt.

Step 3: Knots

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First pull at all the strips to stretch them out. Than knot two strips together with a square knot. (use1 strip at the front and 1 strip on the back)

Do this for the entire bottom

Now you're ready to put some bananas in your bag.

Step 4: Bananas

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Everything you find with gathering, you can now do in your bag.

When you don't use the bag, you can use the bag as a scarf.Thread the bottom through the handles and you have a scarf.

You can use this in any survival situation to collect belongings.


jmcdonald23 (author)2014-10-06

Thats pretty cool. Its simple, quick, and a good way to use an old shirt.

Thank you very much Jmcdonald23!

imtheman47 (author)2014-10-06

Very cool

Thanks Imtheman47!

seamster (author)2014-10-06

Nicely done. Thanks for sharing this!

Diabolik Danger (author)seamster2014-10-09

Thank you Seamster!

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