Nicole™ Crafts T-Shirt Capes

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by Eileen Farley, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts T-Shirt Capes

Kids love playing dress up!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Download and print the project template before starting.
  • 2
    Lay out one large t-shirt.
  • 3
    Cut off the sleeves.
  • 4
    Cut up the sides and lay the t-shirt open.
  • 5
    Cut out the shape of the cape on the back of the t-shirt, keeping the neck hole intact. If you need to, you can cut some off the bottom also.
  • 6
    Fold the t-shirt in half and cut through the front center of the neck hole.
  • 7
    Apply the Velcro ovals to the neck hole.
  • 8
    Use marker to draw 2 inch block letters on felt for your name and describing word. Cut out letters.
  • 9
    Use the template to cut out shield. Glue shield to back of cape. Glue letters on top of shield.
  • 10
    For second cape, repeat steps 1 through 9, except use the other t-shirt and the lightning bolts from the template. Glue letters and lightning bolts to back of cape.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • •Gildan T-Shirt 100% Cotton Short Sleeve Adult Sized T-Shirt (one in Lime & one in Safety Pink
  • •Two of the CPE The New Image Group 9" x 12" Felt Sheets in each of the following colors: Yellow, Purple & Royal Blue
  • •Velcro Sticky Back 1" Ovals for Fabrics in White
  • •Sharpie Permanent Fine Point Marker in Black
  • •Beacon FABRIC-TAC Permanent Adhesive
  • •Scissors & Ruler
Download Project Template