T shirt quilt template. 1 2 3 4 5. Dont give up on those old t shirts yet. It takes math not scary square roots and you wont have to factor anything however you will need to measure add subtract divide and think critically about the design and construction calculators allowed. It was about this time one year ago that i shared photos and a tutorial about the t shirt quilt i made for my brother as a high school graduation gift.
If you have old t shirts that you cant bear to throw away repurpose them into a new quilt. Materials tee shirts 4 to 36 number. When you are deciding how large you want your squares remember you will lose an inch or so to the seams. Tee shirt quilt how to techniques materials for making t shirt quilts page 2 of 5.
You can of course use just plain blocks made entirely from the. I will warn you the hardest part of creating an awesome t shirt quilt is the initial layout and design. Cut a large square out of each shirt and arrange them into a pattern that you like. Lightweight fusible interfacing i use pellon 906f.
Tee shirt quilt blocks ideas for making t shirt blocks page 3 of 5 article parts. Here is how i made my first ever quilt. 1 2 3 4 5. It might have been unconventional but it worked it was fairly easy and is a great beginning project.
How to make t shirt blankets. Even after youve worn the rest of the shirt to rags you can use the front panels to create a warm soft quilted blanket that will preserve all the memories associated with your favorite shirts. 2 basic supplies you will need few supplies other than your sewing machine iron and ironing board to make a t shirt quilt.