Would you guess that this was made out of two $2 t-shirts? Thrifty and cute, what's not to like? Let's get started!
2 XS seamless cotton t-shirts, different colors
Sewing essentials (needle AND machine, scissors, etc)
1. Cut off the bottom half of the shirt - fold the bottom hem up to the armpits and cut straight across.
3. Cut the t-shirt loop with shears straight down one side so it is now just a long strip of fabric.
4. Place the right sides together and pin straight down each side.
5. Sew a straight line on each of the long sides with about 1/2 in seam allowance. Leave the short ends open.
6. Now, flip it right side out.You should end up with one long tube. To add some dimension in the finished product, I suggest twisting it once as shown below.
7. Now, pinch the end seams, right side together. You will want the colors/seam to match up perfectly. Run through your sewing machine and stitch for as long as you can until there is not enough room to fit the stitches.
8. At that point, you'll end up with a small opening as shown below. To close this up with an invisible steam, use a basic slip stitch.
And now you're done! I like that it's "reversible" and visually interesting.
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