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Turn a t-shirt into something nice!

Posted by Stacie G. from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States • Published See Stacie G.'s 39 projects »
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  • How to cut-up a top. Vamped Up T Shirt  - Step 1
    Step 1

    First you need to make the tubes to braid around the edges of the t shirt. I cut strips of fabric and then sewed up the sides and then flipped the tubes inside out.

  • How to cut-up a top. Vamped Up T Shirt  - Step 2
    Step 2

    Then I braided the tubes together. You can make tight braids or looser ones, I went with a little loose.

  • How to cut-up a top. Vamped Up T Shirt  - Step 3
    Step 3

    Then, you can cut the neck of the shirt to make it a little lower and then pin the braid around and hand stitch into place! Repeat around the sleeves.

  • How to cut-up a top. Vamped Up T Shirt  - Step 4
    Step 4

    Close-up... so simple.

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MaybeAViking
MaybeAViking · 16 projects
cool, I was thinking of doing the same thing to a t with some lace instead
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