Introduction: Transform a T-shirt Into a Cute Tank Top

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(: this is what your tank will look like in the end (:

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First get all the materials you will be needing to make your tank
1. old tshirt ( tmnt are so boss)
2. scissors
3. pins
4. tape measure
5. thread
6. sewing needle
7. sewing machine (:
8. buttons (optional)

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 + cut off collar and sleeves.
+ cut the sleeves right under the seam as well as the collar.
+ keep the sleeves and set them aside.

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+ flip shirt inside out  and stich back and forth at the top of the tank sleeve, so that it is strong and wont tear out.

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+ bow time (:
+ get those sleeves that you saved and cut a piece of fabric about 2and a half inches.

+  squeeze the fabric in the middle
+ pin and then sew down the middle back and forth a few times  (:

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+ cut a little piece of the fabric

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+ that little piece of fabric which you just cut will overlap part of the bow so you wont see the part that was sewn.

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+ sew piece of fabric together ( kinda blurry sorry :| )

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+ pin the bow onto your shirt (:

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+ hand sew the bow on to your shirt (:
+  then youre going to cut the excess fabric right at the seam.

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 :] now you've got a cute tank top with bows !


ChikaneNoMiko (author)2014-06-24

TMNT rocks! I'm going to definitely hem mine, but I think I finally have an idea of what to do with my awesome Teeturtle and TeeFury tshirts! Thanks :)

kodiwoedee (author)2013-05-18


teddyfoster (author)2012-07-27

funny, i was looking at tshirt mods and the t shirt im using is tmnt :D

lemonie (author)2010-01-18

The Turtles eh? I'd forgotten about them...


l8nite (author)2010-01-17

real cute... and the shirt aint bad either.....

Doctor What (author)2010-01-17

 Nice mod!

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Bio: My name is Tiffany, feel free to call me Tiff. I love to sew&& Ive also got the most wonderful boyfriend ever (: Recreating clothing into ... More »
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