DIY Tulle patch T shirt

Plan B anna · evers DIY Tulle patch T shirt

More DIY ideas to customize our basic tees for this summer!

In this tutorial I will show another technique you can use when creating designs, patterns and textures on your T shirt or any other garment. Using tulle, you can create patches on your clothes with the design you want. Keep reading and see how easy it is…

Plan B anna · evers DIY Tulle patch T shirt materials

materials:

  • Basic T shirt
  • Elastic tulle (I chose a neon coral tulle)
  • Paper, ruler and marker
  • Scissors
  • Pins
  • Sewing machine

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Process:

1. To make a symmetrical design, fold the paper in half. Draw geometric figures as you prefer.

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2. Keeping the paper folded cut out the shapes to use this as templates.

* If you want you can skip the step of the template and design a figure direct on the T shirt.

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3. Fold the T shirt in half by the front center to find the middle and mark it with pins.

4. Place the template over the T shirt or under (if the T shirt is see through) and marks the path of the drawing by dots with the marker.

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5. Place the tulle on the design and fix it with lots of pins.

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6. Sew with zig-zag on the design, stitching above the path of the points to secure the fabric.

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7. Cut the edges of the seams leaving 5 mm or less.

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8. If it’s a little wrinkled, you can iron it on the reverse with a little steam.

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With this technique you can create a thousand different designs and shapes. By using elastic tulle to make patches on the garments you will give your DIY’s a fun texture and color.

Until the next post DIY’er!!!

8 thoughts on “DIY Tulle patch T shirt

  1. The 5 Dreamcatchers

    Me encanta la camiseta!

    Y el tutorial es super útil para aprender la técnica y aplicarla a cualquier otro diseño!

    Me ha gustado tanto que está en mi RANKING de camisetas para este verano!

    No te pierdas el último post.

    Un abrazo, me encanta el blog!

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