Instructables: exploring - living - sewing - shirt http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:59:35 PDT BLOX v1.01 Super Mario Button Up Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Button-Up-Shirt/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 22:31:51 PDT
T-Shirt Recon: Pet Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Shirt-Recon-Pet-Bed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/2AXH/HSUEM9MI/F0B2AXHHSUEM9MI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/2AXH/HSUEM9MI/F0B2AXHHSUEM9MI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/2AXH/HSUEM9MI/F0B2AXHHSUEM9MI.SMALL.jpg Zabzab Hi guys, in today's video I will show you how to turn some old t-shirts into a bed for your favorite pet. My cat Bulmers loves these beds, she s got a few of them around the house.
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 14:19:27 PDT
Red Wing T-shirt Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Wing-T-shirt-Quilt/
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 14:21:30 PST
Instructables Robot Hockey Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Hockey-Shirt/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 22:25:48 PST
Create a modified Mexican poncho from a towel http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-modified-Mexican-poncho-from-a-towel/
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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 12:32:54 PDT
Silk Top / T-Shirt (sew within one hour) http://www.instructables.com/id/Silk-Top-T-Shirt-sew-within-one-hour/
Silk Top / T-Shirt (sew within one hour) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/LTRM/HKHOK3BB/F3WLTRMHKHOK3BB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/LTRM/HKHOK3BB/F3WLTRMHKHOK3BB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/LTRM/HKHOK3BB/F3WLTRMHKHOK3BB.SMALL.jpg corsetry Materials list: fabric scissors sewing machine yarn marking pen needle pins measurement tape optional: overlock machine Pattern You do not even need a paper pattern. Just draw this simple pattern onto the right side of the fabric as shown in the picture. For this project I have chosen a non-elas...
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 13:52:31 PDT
Recycle Old T-Shirts into Classroom Seat Covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Old-T-Shirts-into-Classroom-Seat-Covers/
Recycle Old T-Shirts into Classroom Seat Covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/7CUZ/HJKBRLEQ/FXS7CUZHJKBRLEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/7CUZ/HJKBRLEQ/FXS7CUZHJKBRLEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/7CUZ/HJKBRLEQ/FXS7CUZHJKBRLEQ.SMALL.jpg meditechguru I have too many t-shirts. Most of them simply sit in a drawer. But what if they were converted into seat covers for the classroom? Depending on your familiarity with a sewing machine, this could be a quick and easy way to reuse all those old t-shirts. Gather Your Materials First, collect everythi...
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Sat, 10 Aug 2013 07:34:42 PDT
How to Make a Crow Indian War Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Crow-Indian-War-Shirt/
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Sat, 20 Jul 2013 20:54:01 PDT
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-on-a-Hot-Tin-Roof/
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 13:06:22 PDT
T-SHIRT QUILT http://www.instructables.com/id/T-SHIRT-QUILT-2/
T-SHIRT QUILT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/JEKK/HINOBQQM/FJHJEKKHINOBQQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/JEKK/HINOBQQM/FJHJEKKHINOBQQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/JEKK/HINOBQQM/FJHJEKKHINOBQQM.SMALL.jpg sewinspired Stitch a t-shirt quilt with 16 fat quarters and recycled shirts Finished size 66" X 80"         Materials List: Clean t-shirts 2 yards Fuse-A-Knit to stabilize t-shirts  16 fat quarters (18" X 22" piece of fabric), that all look friendly together  Batting twin size 5 yards back...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 14:33:57 PDT
Upcycled Tshirt Market Bag (Easy and Super Low Sew!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Tshirt-Market-Bag-Easy-and-Super-Low-Sew/
Upcycled Tshirt Market Bag (Easy and Super Low Sew!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/NHIQ/HHS9T14H/F9INHIQHHS9T14H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/NHIQ/HHS9T14H/F9INHIQHHS9T14H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/NHIQ/HHS9T14H/F9INHIQHHS9T14H.SMALL.jpg purelily I have a pile of tees from various road races and have always said that I'll turn them into a tshirt quilt... but that may never happen, so I'm doing the next best thing and upcycling them into market bags to take to the farmer's market!  This is an easy project that's so low sew that you could even...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 06:04:24 PDT
Glow in the dark fashion http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-fashion/
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Mon, 6 May 2013 01:49:18 PDT
Ladie's Fit Robot T-Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladies-Fit-Robot-T-Shirt/
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Thu, 2 May 2013 17:35:03 PDT
Bow T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bow-T-shirt/
Bow T-shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/VEJ9/HFBKESDA/FHBVEJ9HFBKESDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/VEJ9/HFBKESDA/FHBVEJ9HFBKESDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/VEJ9/HFBKESDA/FHBVEJ9HFBKESDA.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 Let's say that you have just bought a wrong size t-shirt and you need a larger one. Or maybe it's one of your favorite t-shirts but you got some weight and it doesn't fit you anymore (this was my problem!).  Or (last one) you are just tired of an old t-shirt and want to give it a new look and make i...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 15:35:16 PDT
Updating a shirt with Shoulder Insets http://www.instructables.com/id/Updating-a-shirt-with-Shoulder-Insets/
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Sat, 6 Apr 2013 13:27:38 PDT
NASA T-shirt to Tank Top Transformation! http://www.instructables.com/id/NASA-T-shirt-to-Tank-Top-Transformation/
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 15:37:22 PDT
Tailored T-Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Tailored-T-Shirt/
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Tue, 19 Mar 2013 13:30:07 PDT
Princess Seam Pattern (without a dress form) http://www.instructables.com/id/Princess-Seam-Pattern-without-a-dress-form/
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Thu, 27 Dec 2012 12:47:25 PST
Belly Dance Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Belly-Dance-Shirt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/SMLK/H94ZALSC/F20SMLKH94ZALSC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/SMLK/H94ZALSC/F20SMLKH94ZALSC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/SMLK/H94ZALSC/F20SMLKH94ZALSC.SMALL.jpg Samimi Sahr How to make a belly dance shirt from the White and Red Outfit: Part 1.  For more tutorials, dances, costuming, and info, please visit BellyHops.com   For this top you will need: One tight fitted shirt with sleeves About 28 eyelets Eyelet hammer/anvil tools Ribbon
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 02:08:07 PST
Turn a Collared Shirt into a Cowboy/Cowgirl Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Collared-Shirt-into-a-CowboyCowgirl-Shirt/
Turn a Collared Shirt into a Cowboy/Cowgirl Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/CXON/H82U7WC8/FUICXONH82U7WC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/CXON/H82U7WC8/FUICXONH82U7WC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/CXON/H82U7WC8/FUICXONH82U7WC8.SMALL.jpg Easier Than I Thought Create a cowboy or cowgirl shirt from a plain collared shirt.  The look is authentic and paired with jeans or skirt, boots, and a hat, and you have an instant costume! For this and other tutorials, visit www.easierthanithought.com Gather your materials.  In addition to a collared shirt and fabr...
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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 18:32:31 PDT
Ironman ARC reactor t-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Ironman-ARC-reactor-t-shirt/
Ironman ARC reactor t-shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/F6QN/H7997G6R/FPDF6QNH7997G6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/F6QN/H7997G6R/FPDF6QNH7997G6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/F6QN/H7997G6R/FPDF6QNH7997G6R.SMALL.jpg javipk Hey all! I'm gonna show you how I made this basic sewing t-shirt, it's basically sewing a piece of fabric above another, so you can apply this method to your designs, just cut a piece of a t-shirt and sew another piece above it So this one is made to look like Tony Stark's ARC reactor when he wears...
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Sun, 23 Sep 2012 09:28:07 PDT
Make a Book Cover Out of an Unwanted T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Book-Cover-Out-of-an-Unwanted-T-shirt/
Make a Book Cover Out of an Unwanted T-shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/YQK1/H672X5F2/F7DYQK1H672X5F2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/YQK1/H672X5F2/F7DYQK1H672X5F2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/YQK1/H672X5F2/F7DYQK1H672X5F2.SMALL.jpg foxbones In this Instructable you will learn how to make a book cover out of an old T-shirt. This project can be finished either with a sewing machine or be sewn by hand. Things you need The book you would like to make a cover for An old T-shirt Scissors that can cut fabric A pen or pencil  Straight pins  P...
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 20:37:36 PDT
T-Shirt Shorts http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Shirt-Shorts/
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Thu, 19 Jul 2012 15:30:00 PDT
M&M T Shirt Pillow Case http://www.instructables.com/id/MM-T-shirt-Pillow-Case/
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Fri, 6 Jul 2012 01:03:09 PDT
Summer Heart T Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Heart-T-shirt/
Summer Heart T Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/G2D6/H3Z3289V/FJ0G2D6H3Z3289V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/G2D6/H3Z3289V/FJ0G2D6H3Z3289V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/G2D6/H3Z3289V/FJ0G2D6H3Z3289V.SMALL.jpg sunshiine The T-shirt challenge has inspired me to work with knits.  My new daughter-in-law loves knits.  I was disappointed when I heard this,  because I usually work with cottons and wanted to sew her some fashionable clothes.  I am so glad this contest was going on when my kids were visiting.  I have lea...
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Sun, 1 Jul 2012 15:49:43 PDT
Bustled Skirt from T-Shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Bustled-Skirt-from-T-Shirts/
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Sat, 30 Jun 2012 13:13:42 PDT
Function-Reversible Drawstring Backpack/Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Function-Reversible-Drawstring-BackpackPouch/
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 18:41:35 PDT
Sunglasses Case from a T-Shirt Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunglasses-Case-from-a-T-Shirt-Sleeve/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/1PY0/H3XN9H8P/F6J1PY0H3XN9H8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/1PY0/H3XN9H8P/F6J1PY0H3XN9H8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/1PY0/H3XN9H8P/F6J1PY0H3XN9H8P.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam If you're doing t-shirt hacks, a t-shirt sleeve is easy to come by- try this 15 minute easy sewing project to recycle a t-shirt sleeve into a sunglasses case to protect your lenses from scratches! I'm experimenting with this new layout style: photo-only instructions for simple project...
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 13:35:49 PDT
Summer Stylish Dress using a t-shirt for the pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Stylish-Dress-using-a-t-shirt-for-the-patte/
Summer Stylish Dress using a t-shirt for the pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/DKVG/H3XMHHR9/FYVDKVGH3XMHHR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/DKVG/H3XMHHR9/FYVDKVGH3XMHHR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/DKVG/H3XMHHR9/FYVDKVGH3XMHHR9.SMALL.jpg sunshiine I've been blessed to have my son and daughter in law visiting me this week.  My daughter-in-law, being quite the girly girl and fashionably sensitive, was wearing a very adorable designer t-shirt she bought.  After looking at the simplicity of the design I decided to make her a dress using this sh...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 23:39:57 PDT
Sweater Re-make project http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweater-Re-make-project/
Sweater Re-make project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/H638/H3W5B2K0/F8BH638H3W5B2K0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/H638/H3W5B2K0/F8BH638H3W5B2K0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/H638/H3W5B2K0/F8BH638H3W5B2K0.SMALL.jpg AmoriLp For this project, I took an old sweater and added some cute accents to make it into something completely new. The changes include an open back with a sash and some ruffled cutouts on the sides. I hope you enjoy making this project your own. Step 1 - Choose your garment Before you begin, you'll ne...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 19:09:50 PDT
Create a T-shirt dress in less than an hour! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-T-shirt-dress-in-less-than-an-hour/
Create a T-shirt dress in less than an hour! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/U8KF/H3W4J7EC/FB5U8KFH3W4J7EC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/U8KF/H3W4J7EC/FB5U8KFH3W4J7EC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/U8KF/H3W4J7EC/FB5U8KFH3W4J7EC.SMALL.jpg kcli My yellow t-shirt was boring but after repurposing a 100% cotton t-shirt and t-shirt sheet, I was able to convert it to a cool & comfty maxi length dress. Materials required 100% cotton t-shirt (for bodice top) 100% t-shirt sheet (for skirt bottom) - either flat or fitted of any size Sewing ma...
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Mon, 25 Jun 2012 20:58:58 PDT
Summer Shirt Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Shirt-Tutorial/
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Tue, 19 Jun 2012 18:39:01 PDT
How to attache Evozip skins to messenger bags http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-attache-Evozip-skins-to-messenger-bags/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/OJCC/GTGZIAWS/F03OJCCGTGZIAWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/OJCC/GTGZIAWS/F03OJCCGTGZIAWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/OJCC/GTGZIAWS/F03OJCCGTGZIAWS.SMALL.jpg wgreunke In my previous tutorials, I showed how to create Evozip buttons, bags and skins.  This video shows you how to attach the skins to the bags using the buttons with elastic cord.
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Tue, 12 Jun 2012 15:37:39 PDT
How to make a bag from a t-shirt in 10 minutes! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-bag-from-a-t-shirt-in-10-minutes/
How to make a bag from a t-shirt in 10 minutes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/ZFLO/H2WEX6E5/FREZFLOH2WEX6E5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/ZFLO/H2WEX6E5/FREZFLOH2WEX6E5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/ZFLO/H2WEX6E5/FREZFLOH2WEX6E5.SMALL.jpg ruth_lucas This is a simple step by step guide on how to create a cool multiple use bag from your old t-shirt in approximately 10 minutes.  It is based on the idea found here: http://www.instructables.com/id/FASTEST-RECYCLED-T-SHIRT-TOTE-BAG/#step, with a few little improvements of my own - which just means t...
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Sat, 9 Jun 2012 14:06:09 PDT
4 Square Top Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Square-Top-Tutorial/
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Fri, 8 Jun 2012 13:22:19 PDT
Simple Renaissance Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Renaissance-Shirt/
Simple Renaissance Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/670F/H2WET1VN/FMP670FH2WET1VN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/670F/H2WET1VN/FMP670FH2WET1VN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/670F/H2WET1VN/FMP670FH2WET1VN.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam Here are some no-pattern sewing instructions for a simple Renaissance shirt. I've used this basic pattern to make shirts of various shapes and sizes as a costumer for plays. It has been so useful that I wanted to share it with you! (Photos from this step copyright of Michael Maloney.) Measurement...
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Wed, 6 Jun 2012 00:29:26 PDT
Make a T-Shirt or T-Shirt Dress out of a Bed Sheet http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-T-Shirt-out-of-a-Bed-Sheet/
Make a T-Shirt or T-Shirt Dress out of a Bed Sheet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/63ME/H2MYJXSZ/FA563MEH2MYJXSZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/63ME/H2MYJXSZ/FA563MEH2MYJXSZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/63ME/H2MYJXSZ/FA563MEH2MYJXSZ.SMALL.jpg mynameiskorrine This tutorial will show you how to make your own T-Shirt or T-Shirt Dress I was SO happy when I made my first shirt! I mean really, what is better than making your own clothes. I dont know what is. The best thing about this project is that you don't have to hem anything! Stretchable fabrics take th...
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Sat, 26 May 2012 07:48:47 PDT
Quick Shrug from t-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Shrug-from-t-shirt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/Y0LD/H1YONCTV/F98Y0LDH1YONCTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/Y0LD/H1YONCTV/F98Y0LDH1YONCTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/Y0LD/H1YONCTV/F98Y0LDH1YONCTV.SMALL.jpg taransa Forgot to take before and during shots of this! So, here it is. I had a jersey type plain t-shirt with a nice finished collar. I love the color but was not terribly fond of the fit (a little loose around the top and shapeless). I made the dress via this 'ible and thought it would be cute with a lit...
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Tue, 8 May 2012 21:32:32 PDT
How to make a ruffle tee http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-ruffle-tee/
How to make a ruffle tee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/YG83/GZXW8KYK/FVRYG83GZXW8KYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/YG83/GZXW8KYK/FVRYG83GZXW8KYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/YG83/GZXW8KYK/FVRYG83GZXW8KYK.SMALL.jpg MissEmmaKate Create this comfortable and pretty top, great for any occasion. You will need a jersey fabric block pattern ready in the size you want to make it. You can use a loose fitting or close fitting block depending on the style you want to create. The one pictured is made using a close fitting block. I rec...
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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 12:28:19 PDT
Turn a Baggy Shirt into a Fashion Staple http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Baggy-Shirt-into-a-Fashion-Staple/
Turn a Baggy Shirt into a Fashion Staple - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/23X9/GZUASOVM/FBL23X9GZUASOVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/23X9/GZUASOVM/FBL23X9GZUASOVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/23X9/GZUASOVM/FBL23X9GZUASOVM.SMALL.jpg mynameiskorrine This project is perfect for the thrift store lovers out there. How many times have you found an awesome shirt that was too big? This DIY Project will show you how to turn a baggy shirt into an everyday fashion staple. What You Will Need: -A Baggy shirt (XL is perfect). If you can find a long XL sh...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 06:30:58 PDT
Aloha Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Aloha-Purse/
Aloha Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/QWWZ/GXFXOPP4/F2TQWWZGXFXOPP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/QWWZ/GXFXOPP4/F2TQWWZGXFXOPP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/QWWZ/GXFXOPP4/F2TQWWZGXFXOPP4.SMALL.jpg katvanlew Hawaiian shirts make very pretty purses. You can find Hawaiian shirts in many different colors. Usually they are made of cotton, Rayon or linen.  Supplies needed It's easy to find a Hawaiian shirt to use for this project.  Any thrift shop in any town has at least 5 on any given day. People buy th...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2012 21:15:43 PST
Upcycled Canvas Grocery Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Canvas-Grocery-Bag/
Upcycled Canvas Grocery Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/0HVL/GWNUKVMG/FRA0HVLGWNUKVMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/0HVL/GWNUKVMG/FRA0HVLGWNUKVMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/0HVL/GWNUKVMG/FRA0HVLGWNUKVMG.SMALL.jpg Very Interesting Repurpose your old canvas bags into new grocery bags. Materials Canvas bag Scrap material Old t-shirts with words on them Graphics, or emblems from old clothes Fusible webbing TIP: Baby clothes have good emblems on them Bag Deconstruction Turn bag inside-out, iron, and cut off the side hem...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2011 22:08:05 PST
The Raven T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Raven-T-shirt/
The Raven T-shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/04I0/GV0KKZZ0/FSL04I0GV0KKZZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/04I0/GV0KKZZ0/FSL04I0GV0KKZZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/04I0/GV0KKZZ0/FSL04I0GV0KKZZ0.SMALL.jpg sunshiine The T-shirt contest has inspired me to make this t-shirt for my grandson who loves this song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3bkmD-70e4 .  He thought the picture of the raven was awesome.  I could not buy a t-shirt like the logo of this group so I made a practice one.  I am happy with the results a...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 23:53:18 PST
Make patches out of your old shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-patches-out-of-your-old-shirts/
Make patches out of your old shirts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/73KO/GV0KKYVT/FAA73KOGV0KKYVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/73KO/GV0KKYVT/FAA73KOGV0KKYVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/73KO/GV0KKYVT/FAA73KOGV0KKYVT.SMALL.jpg Michelangelclone Give your old and beloved shirts a second life by making some very nice looking vintage-style patches out of them. what you need... To make the patches you'll need: -some old shirts -Iron on (non)woven interfacing (stiff, but not to hard) -sewing kit or sewing machine (pro tip!) -scissors -...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 17:24:43 PST
Camo (T-shirt) Santa Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Camo-T-shirt-Santa-Hat/
Camo (T-shirt) Santa Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/H2MT/GV525MBD/FPVH2MTGV525MBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/H2MT/GV525MBD/FPVH2MTGV525MBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/H2MT/GV525MBD/FPVH2MTGV525MBD.SMALL.jpg Very Interesting Grab an old camo Tee, and show your support for our troops over Christmas. Materials 1 Camo T-shirt 1 Strip of fuzzy fabric 1 Jeans Pant Leg Scissors Bells Old Pillow stuffing - 1 wad Needle & Thread Cutting For the fuzz, I used a children's coat that had a fuzzy lining. After deconstructing i...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 12:58:39 PST
T-Shirt Potholder http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Shirt-Potholder/
T-Shirt Potholder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/CANM/GV7CY3E9/FD3CANMGV7CY3E9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/CANM/GV7CY3E9/FD3CANMGV7CY3E9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/CANM/GV7CY3E9/FD3CANMGV7CY3E9.SMALL.jpg sunshiine The  weekly challenge T-shirt contest has inspired me to make a t-shirt potholder.  I do not like the potholders sold in stores so I make my own.  My sister shares my opinion and often request me to make her a few. She managed to receive about a dozen the last time but I spent a lot more time making...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2011 20:59:15 PST
How to Easily Sew a Patch onto a Shirt or Jacket! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Easily-Sew-a-Patch-onto-a-Shirt-or-Jacket/
How to Easily Sew a Patch onto a Shirt or Jacket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/LU2C/GV0RRMTH/FAKLU2CGV0RRMTH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/LU2C/GV0RRMTH/FAKLU2CGV0RRMTH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/LU2C/GV0RRMTH/FAKLU2CGV0RRMTH.SMALL.jpg Robot Lover I recently received an instructables patch and wanted to sew it on my jacket. I figured that there are probably other people out there that would like to sew a patch onto an article of clothing but don't know how, so I decided to make a simple instructable on how to do just that! If you have any sug...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2011 21:10:10 PST
Old T-Shirt To Stuffed Cthulhu http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-T-Shirt-To-Stuffed-Cthulhu/
Old T-Shirt To Stuffed Cthulhu - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/1LNJ/GV1HIJ5H/FQ71LNJGV1HIJ5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/1LNJ/GV1HIJ5H/FQ71LNJGV1HIJ5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/1LNJ/GV1HIJ5H/FQ71LNJGV1HIJ5H.SMALL.jpg TinkeringProductions When I saw the weekly t-shirt challenge announcement my eyes went instantly to my box of old shirts I keep meaning to do something with.  Then I broke out my projects pad and got to brain storming when it hit me.  I could make a stuffed animal from my old t-shirt, that would be great.  This left me ...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2011 10:25:26 PST
A Fancy Fish Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Fancy-Fish-Shirt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/62YE/GOQY251R/FQK62YEGOQY251R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/62YE/GOQY251R/FQK62YEGOQY251R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/62YE/GOQY251R/FQK62YEGOQY251R.SMALL.jpg Weavervillian A multicolored, pieced, embroidered and embellished shirt made as a birthday gift for a favored Pisces from a disarmingly simple pattern. Use the extra easy one piece pattern with measurements for an extra large person. With your own measurements you can make one that fits you. Make a pattern piece ...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2011 21:47:00 PDT
T-shirt Quilts http://www.instructables.com/id/T-shirt-Quilts/
T-shirt Quilts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/7NAI/GLWQVOSK/FYX7NAIGLWQVOSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/7NAI/GLWQVOSK/FYX7NAIGLWQVOSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/7NAI/GLWQVOSK/FYX7NAIGLWQVOSK.SMALL.jpg trowel_gal If any of you are like me, you have lots and lots of T-shirts that have sentimental value and have been in your possession for years but you just dont wear them anymore.  Maybe you keep them in dresser drawers taking up valuable space from clothes you actually wear, or maybe they are in boxes in the...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2011 01:21:02 PDT