Introduction: #twisCape : Inexpensive No-sew Womenswear From Men's Shirts DIY
Many Greetings and Welcome to twisCape DIY.
The name 'twisCape' means - a cape that's characterised by twisting :D
- 2 same size full sleeve Men's shirts of your choice.
- Mannequin (optional but recommended)
I reused the shirts from charity shops / unclaimed giveaway from dry-cleaning shops.
In this DIY, you can learn to make this cape that is :
- hence, completely re-usable
- ready in a few minutes.
- Skill level - Beginner / enthusiast
Also do visit my earlier designs on this No-sew DIY from Men's shirts topic-
twiSkirt - skirt / dress
twistX - top
Xtunic - tunic / dress
Step 1: Connect the Shirts and Twist the Sleeves
Connect two shirts to each other by buttoning top 2/3 buttons.
Twist sleeves of one side (i.e. one shirt), button the cuffs and fold the them.
Step 2: Pull Out the Rest of the Shirt From Sleeve Loop
Pull rest of the shirt out from the twisted sleeve loop you just created.
Button the bottom to form new sleeve.
Repeat Step 1,2,3 on other side to create second sleeve.
Step 3: Wear TwisCape
Many thanks for reading :)
If you try twisCape, it would be great to see your creation.
P.S. Don't miss the step video that is in the beginning of this instructable
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