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A super easy tutorial for adding a fun element to a simple tee!

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 pocket t-shirt. Contrasting Pocket T Shirt - Step 1
    Step 1

    If your t-shirt, already has a pocket, remove it with a seam ripper. If not, measure where you want your pocket to go.

  • How to make a pocket t-shirt. Contrasting Pocket T Shirt - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut out your pocket using the original pocket as a guide. If you're using a t-shirt as your fabric, use the hem of the t-shirt as the top of the pocket, as seen below.

    I made mine about 1/2 an inch larger on each side since the original pocket was really small.

  • How to make a pocket t-shirt. Contrasting Pocket T Shirt - Step 3
    Step 3

    Iron down the sides of the pocket, and then carefully pin it to the shirt. Sew around the sides of the pocket with a straight stitch and then press.

  • How to make a pocket t-shirt. Contrasting Pocket T Shirt - Step 4
    Step 4

    Sew around the sides of the pocket with a straight stitch and then press. And you're done!

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