How To: Make a halter dress out of old t-shirts

Make a halter dress out of old t-shirts

Of two old t shirts, one is taken and marked from the collar to under the armpit on all four sides of the t shirt. The marked lines are cut along. The shirt is tried on and pinched and pinned under armpit until the right fit and marked with chalk. Both sides of the shirt is cut off and along the chalk line is pinned. A straight edge and chalk is used to make a line from the pin to the bottom edge of the shirt on both sides.Both side of chalk lines are pinned down. The bottom is made even with the ruler and chalk and cut off. With the second shirt the bottom halves are cut off at the same width of the first shirt and about nine inches in height. The first half is placed on the front bottom part of the first t shirt. This Step is repeated for the second half and the back of the t shirt. The pin lines are sewn along. The side seam lines are extended further to cover the added side of the halves. An inch indentation is made at the bottom and a new line is drawn at both sides of the forming dress. The side seams are sewn and extra material is cut off. A hem is pinned and sewn along each arm hole of the dress.

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