14 ways to give an old shirt a new life
Everyone has old dimensionless shirts purchased at concerts favorite bands. When the fan-crush was wearing them no longer want. But this does not mean that the shirt had its day, and it should be thrown out. Not at all!
Thus, the "Fan" T-shirt you have, but wearing the shapeless thing several sizes too big already, even at home is not desirable.
Well, this is a common phenomenon. Buying merch concert usually takes place in the heat of passion. After a fiery speech because I want to support your favorite artist that money (usually considerable) to things with its symbolism spent themselves. Below - a few secrets about how to make a purchase to justify all costs.
1. Close the it.
Find a t-shirt on a figure among the concert merch is almost impossible. That's why you bought it, and underpaid! Well, now it is necessary to reduce the amount of purchase. The easiest way to do this using a suitable t-shirt as a stencil. Attach it to turned inside out things along the contour circle. Cut off the excess, leaving a margin of 3 - 5 mm, baste the seams and prostrochite. Voila - the new t-shirt of the figure is ready!
2. Make a skirt.
And why, in fact, not?
Cut out the fabric on the front and back of two identical rectangles. Attach them to each other, right sides and how bulavochkami. Baste on each side, and prostrochite. Above bend 2 - 2, 5 cm and sew cloth, leaving a gap for the gum. Pull the elastic-waistband and wear on health.
3. alter in shorts.
As a pattern sketch is easiest to take the shorts slips. Circle the contour of the back and front (folding in half). Cut a piece of the future shorts, leaving the top 2 - 2, 5 cm for the gum, baste and sew them. Tuck the top and sew belt, insert it in the gum. Do not forget to treat the edges to sprinkle them with thread. Beauty cutouts can sheathe Rulik leg.
4. Make pillows.
Cut two fabric square or rectangle - whichever form pillow want. Attach them to face each other. Sew all sides leaving nezashitym one corner. Through it, remove the pillow and shove in the pillow filler (special fibers are marketed in Handicraft stores). Sew the hole manually. Whisk the pillow to give it a shape.
5. Use to upgrade the bedspreads.
It is best to modernization will take place, if a lot of T-shirts. Cut into pieces of merch - square, rectangular, round, triangular - and nasheyte them on the old burn-veil (preferably a single color, not to get too gaudy). Can use coarse thread - so get brutal;)
6. Stitch Scarf.
Perhaps the most simple solution. Cut out the rectangle with the chest and back, sew them from the inside on the sides and remove. Do this with all the T-shirts. The resulting tube sew together the free slice, edge processed. This scarf sure no one will.
7. Transform tunic.
Too big T-shirt can be worn, and not ushivaya. You need only a little change her style. To do this, cut more fabric on the throat and treat the cut. Will tunic with open shoulders - for fans of the free and easy style.
8. Rework in a dress.
This option is suitable very large shirts owners. Sewed a dress the same way as the skirt in paragraph 2. Only gum desirable to make tighter;.)
9. If you're not handy with a needle or a sewing machine, do not worry, there are also ideas for you.
To begin, cut the sleeves and make a big cut. Now go to the decor on the backrest. Feel free to cut out pieces of cloth in the waist, leaving the transverse strips. Cut them in the middle and tie knots on. So outfit shrink and will look very original. And dear to thumbnails Save ...
10. Just cut the tails ...
Fold the shirt in half crosswise. Cut the fabric from below, leaving only the front two tails (cut out the large rectangle behind and narrow stripes in the front). Cut off the sleeves and ovaries tails in a knot. Done!
11. Here's another idea to "tassels".
If you go out in the dress with fringes do not want to, you can wear it at home. And if you have a cat, it will be immensely grateful to you for it ... Cut out two tails on the back and tie them in a knot. Now, when the T-shirt is just the size, cut fringe at the bottom. All - wear with pleasure.
12. Make a T-shirt with an open back.
Cut-make deeper. Cut the sleeves and back part, leaving only a narrow strip on the neck. If necessary, cut off the excess at the seams on the sides and again perestrochite them.
13. Make a patch on the bag.
Surely, apart from a huge old t-shirts with the logo of your favorite artist, you have a home there and the old posharpannaya bag. Use the logo to disguise scuffs and update the look of the accessory. Cut a piece of fabric with pictures or messages. To make it more compact, rear sew a piece of felt or paper. Thick needle with coarse thread, sew the logo to the bag.
14. Or just cut the sleeves, increase the neckline, shirt Close the sides and make slits armpits.
In general, the Master Health))