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cross shirt fabric paint
I wanted to buy a shirt that was a bit to expensive for me so I decided to make my own, don't mind my face in the photo :P

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  • How to sew a t-shirt dress. Cross Down The Road - Step 1
    Step 1

    use the ruler to see if the cross is right, then use the knife to cut the cross out of the cardboard.
    Lay a other cardboard underneath the shirt for bleeding!

    Make sure cross is in the centre and the shirt without folds. stick with tape your cardboard on your shirt.

  • How to sew a t-shirt dress. Cross Down The Road - Step 2
    Step 2

    Grab your paint and sponge to paint. note that you still need to hold or push the cardboard down since it can bleed out a little.

  • How to sew a t-shirt dress. Cross Down The Road - Step 3
    Step 3

    Paint the shirt al over and make sure that there is no paint bleeding anywhere. If it did, grab a towel with warm water and gently rub it off.

    repeat this steps 3 or maybe 4 times (depends how solid it must look). Each time you leave it to dry for 10/15 minutes, it can depend on your paint how long it need to dry.

  • How to sew a t-shirt dress. Cross Down The Road - Step 4
    Step 4

    When your finished leave it to dry for an extra hour. Then gently remove the cardboard and tape.

    you can see I got some bleeding here and there.

  • How to sew a t-shirt dress. Cross Down The Road - Step 5
    Step 5

    NOW! wash it, make stupid faces while making pictures and your done!

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DarkAshHurts
DarkAshHurts · 119 projects
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Ive made a shirt exactly like this before. But the fabric paint made the cross too stiff to wear. D:
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