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I used plain boring T-shirt which was free from a magazine and used felt applique to make it more interesting.

Posted by SecretBatcave from London, United Kingdom • Published See SecretBatcave's 8 projects »
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  • How to make an applique t-shirt. Owl Applique T Shirt - Step 1
    Step 1

    Step 1: Cut out your pieces of felt using the attached template.

  • How to make an applique t-shirt. Owl Applique T Shirt - Step 2
    Step 2

    Step 2: Sew the feathers onto the owls. For the large owl start with the bottom row and work your way upwards overlapping each row onto the previous row.

  • How to make an applique t-shirt. Owl Applique T Shirt - Step 3
    Step 3

    Step 3: Sew the buttons and beaks into place. For the large owl I used 2 buttons for each eye. For the small owls I used yellow cotton to create the beaks.

  • How to make an applique t-shirt. Owl Applique T Shirt - Step 4
    Step 4

    Step 4: Sew the felt owls onto your T-shirt. You can use either a sewing machine or hand stitching. I prefer to use hand stitching as felt will not fray and the stitching adds a nice handmade effect.

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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1428 projects
It's so cute!
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Roos
Roos · Nijmegen, Gelderland, NL · 7 projects
really, too nice!
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quirky been v.
quirky been v. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 8 projects
awwww i have a soft spot for owly things
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quirky been v.
quirky been v. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 8 projects
awwww i have a soft spot for owly things
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Lolly.Bot
Lolly.Bot · Enfield, England, GB
This is really awesome!!
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JossieAyame
JossieAyame · Pretoria, Gauteng, ZA · 150 projects
Aw cute! I think I'm gonna do this with some old tops =]
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