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A simple graphic sweater made with fabric paint!
A while ago I ran across this darling "Bonjour" sweater from Asos. I didn't want to fork over $60 for it, so with a cheap Forever 21 sweater and some black fabric paint, I recreated it for pennies on the dollar.

Posted by merrick.white.12 from Huntington Beach, California, United States • Published See merrick.white.12's 7 projects »
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  • How to make a sweater / jumper. Asos Sweater Knock Off Tutorial - Step 1
    Step 1

    Draw out the text on the non-waxy side of your freezer paper, as seen below in the next two photos.

  • How to make a sweater / jumper. Asos Sweater Knock Off Tutorial - Step 2
    Step 2

    Carefully cut out your letters using sharp scissors or an exacto knife.

  • How to make a sweater / jumper. Asos Sweater Knock Off Tutorial - Step 3
    Step 3

    Using a hot iron, iron the freezer paper to your sweater.

  • How to make a sweater / jumper. Asos Sweater Knock Off Tutorial - Step 4
    Step 4

    Place a piece of cardboard inside your shirt to prevent paint seeping through, and then using a foam brush, dab your paint on to the stencil.

  • How to make a sweater / jumper. Asos Sweater Knock Off Tutorial - Step 5
    Step 5

    Let the first coat dry for 10-15 minutes and then do a second coat to insure total coverage. Wait for the paint to dry completely and then carefully peel the stencil off. If your fabric paint requires a heat seal, do that now.

  • How to make a sweater / jumper. Asos Sweater Knock Off Tutorial - Step 6
    Step 6

    And you're done!

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