iLovetoCreate Letter & Lace T-Shirt

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by Suzie Shineski, iLovetoCreate

iLovetoCreate Letter & Lace T-Shirt

An iLovetoCreate Letter & Lace T-Shirt is an easy way to add a dainty background to a plain tee. Find some favorite lace to use as a mask, then add some paint to create your setting. Finish with a stylish monogram for a personalized touch!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Create your monogram of choice. Enlarge to desired size.
  • 3
    Use pencil trace monogram on freezer paper. Use craft knife to cut out to make stencil. Set aside.
  • 4
    Place Fashion Form or piece of cardboard between layers of t-shirt to prevent bleeding to back side.
  • 5
    Position lace at an angle from bottom corner of shirt to lower part of sleeve. Block off areas outside of lace with paper towels to prevent overspray. (Tip: lightly spray back of lace with Tacky Spray and secure down on t-shirt to keep lace flat.)
  • 6
    Spray Snow Spray Paint on top of lace as desired. Let dry completely. Remove lace.
  • 7
    Position monogram freezer paper stencil on lower corner of t-shirt as pictured. Iron on shiny side down.
  • 8
    Sponge Glacier White in stencil. Let dry and add a second coat if needed.
  • 9
    Remove stencil.
  • 10
    Heat set crystals randomly over lacey areas and a few on upper part of t-shirt.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Gildan 100% Cotton T-Shirt Pink (Sized to Fit Person Wearing It)
  • Tulip Fashion Form or Piece of Cardboard that Will Fit Under T-Shirt
  • Tulip Fabric Spray Paint 4 oz. Snow 104514538
  • Tulip Soft Fabric Paint 4 oz. Matte Glacier White 104519378
  • Aleene's 11 oz. Crystal Clear Acid Free Tacky Spray Adhesive 104148368
  • Tulip Cordless Crystal and Stud Heat-Setting Tool 104529082
  • Tulip Glam-It-Up! 300 pc. Iron-On Crystals 104435837
  • Darice Lace Spools Assorted Lengths and Widths White 104742948
  • X-ACTO Precision Instruments No. 1 Knife 104135101
  • Paper Towels
  • Scissors
  • Freezer Paper
  • Craft Sponge
  • Container for Water
  • Nicole™ Crafts School Brush Set 5 pc. 104120042
  • Foil or Foam Plate for Paint Palette
  • Pencil
  • Iron