Instructions1. Find 2 identical t-shirts: you are looking for round neck and set-in sleeves - raglan or v-neck will just make your life difficult. All overlocked seams is good.
2. Declare one shirt the Main Shirt, and the other one Scrap.
3. Using seam ripper or sharp scissors or grit and determination (or combination), UNDO or RIP OUT (do not just cut the seams off!) the following seams:
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Type of item: Clothing
2 long-sleeved, round-necked t-shirts; sewing thread; ~8cm elastic; sharp pointy scissors or seam ripper
What was your inspiration?
I have a Womama Wrap dress that I love, and couldn't find a similar styled top.
What are you most proud of?
A neat finish - sewing knits is not my strong point!
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
To unpick overlocked seams: attack the straight locking stitch lines first, then the rest should come apart easily. If a thread isn't coming with a gentle tug, don't pull it! Try from the other end of the seam first - some overlocked seams come apart more easily in one direction. It is quicker to be patient and tease the threads apart, to understand your enemy and tear it apart one thread at a time than to make a thousand stabs with your seam ripper.