Saturday, May 29, 2010

See It Again Saturday: Bandanna Shirt Tutorial

In case you missed my guest post at Seven Thirty Three this week here is again!

Bandanna Shirt Tutorial

What you'll Need:
Bandanna
T-Shirt
Embroidery Floss
Wonder Under
Iron & Ironing Board
Pencil & Scissors

Step One:
Measure your bandanna. Just eyeball it, it's supposed to be messy. Trust me!

Step Two:
Now you want your bandanna to have movement, not be "glued" to the shirt. To accomplish this place bandanna right side down on your ironing board and mess/crumple up slightly. Now iron your wonder under rough side down onto your messy bandanna.

Step Three:
Trim your bandanna to the appropriate size, flip back over and pin to the shirt.

Step Four:
Turn inside out and use a pen to trace where you want it to be on the collar, unpin and cut!

Step Five:
Peel off the backing of the Wonder Under, place on shirt, cover with a damp cloth and iron on.

Step Six:
 Hand stitch around the edge with the embroidery floss and you're done! I chose not to seal the edges of the bandanna with fray check because I want it to fray a little...y'know go along with the whole "messy" thing!

And I'll be linking up as always with {These Great Blogs} including The Boardwalk Bragfest!
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9 want.love.need.comments:

CraftCrave said...

Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave today [29 May 02:00pm GMT]. Thanks, Maria

Heather said...

Cool! TFS!

Erin @ Crafts and Sutch said...

Thanks so much for stopping by Crafts & Sutch! :)

I've been keeping up with your blog for a few months and officially became a follower today! :)

I love so much that you have some fun stuff for boys! :) There definitely isn't enough of it in blogland!

Erin :)

Andrea said...

Cute :)

Jax @ AlyandAsh said...

Thanks Ladies! And yes Erin, I'm always on the lookout for and thinking of cute boy stuff for my little man!

Jennifer said...

That is just too darn cute!

michelle@somedaycrafts said...

This is way too cute! I will be featuring this at somedaycrafts.blogspot.com in the next few days!

Jan @ bobbypins boardwalk said...

Another great project. Please insert the link "bobbypins boardwalk bragfest" in your post in order to link to the party!!! Thank you.

JHill said...

Thanks for linking up to the Mad Skills party!

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