Top 20 DIY ideas for blank t-shirts, hoodies, other blanks:
Instructions with videos: the easiest, fastest, cheapest and best ways to make DIY t-shirt designs at home:
How to make unique t-shirt designs using bleach:
You'll need: plain blank t-shirt, bleach, small paintbrush, few minutes (or hours!).
How to cut t-shirts into unique fashion pieces:
You'll need: plain blank t-shirt, scissors, few minutes.
How to re-engineer and recycle blank clothing:
You'll need: oversized plain blank t-shirt, scissors, elastic, safety pin, sewing machine, about an hour.
You'll need: plain blank or decorated t-shirt, scissors, less than half an hour.
You'll need: blank plain sloppy joe, ruler, chalk or dressmaking pencil, scissors, pins, sewing machine, less than half an hour.
How to do easy "relief" printing on t-shirts:
You'll need: plain blank t-shirt, masking tape, fabric paint, sponge, few minutes.
How to do cheap screen printing at home:
You'll need: plain t-shirts and a whole stack of items (see video), many hours.
How to do stencilling for ultra-cheap printing effects:
Make a stencil t-shirt design: cheap and easy
Make a stencil t-shirt using contact paper and spray fabric paint
You'll need: plain t-shirt, contact paper (as used for covering school books), pen or pencil, flat-blade cutting knife, cutting mat or thick cardboard, opaque spray fabric paint, half an hour.
You'll need: supply of plain t-shirts (buy bulk wholesale), pen, flat-blade cutting knife, cutting mat or thick cardboard, masking tape or spray adhesive, fabric paint, sponge or stiff brush, at least an hour (depending on quantity and complexity of design).
How to make great t-shirt transfers at home:
You'll need: plain black or dark-coloured blank t-shirt, inkjet printer or copier (Epson are best for this but most work just fine for fun), photograph or illustration (or computer design), "darkwear" inkjet transfer paper suitable for ironing-on at home, normal household iron, scissors, about half an hour. You can buy the right transfer paper from us.