iLovetoCreate Nautical Flair T-Shirt

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by Lauri Eaton, iLovetoCreate

iLovetoCreate Nautical Flair T-Shirt

Ahoy mates! Set sail for creativity with the charming iLovetoCreate Nautical Flair T-Shirt. Dive right in and rock the boat by rocking your own unique t-shirt.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include neither the time to wash or dry the t-shirt nor the time for the dyes to dry.
  • 2
    Prewash t-shirt without fabric softener and do not dry.
  • 3
    Cover work surface with plastic tablecover. Lay damp t-shirt on work surface.
  • 4
    Mix Red and Blue dyes according to package instructions. Have water bowl filled and nearby.
  • 5
    Apply Blue to neckline and shoulders of t-shirt. Use large disposable paintbrush to brush/blend dye downward, adding water to brush as needed to blend color.
  • 6
    When desired color blending is achieved, rinse brush and refill water bowl with fresh water.
  • 7
    Apply Red to hemline of t-shirt and brush upward with paintbrush, adding water as needed to achieve blending into Blue area of shirt.
  • 8
    Let set 6-8 hours.
  • 9
    Rinse t-shirt under cool running water to remove excess dye. Wash and dry t-shirt as suggested in package instructions.
  • 10
    Download and print project template. Use marker to trace anchor onto backside of Silver Shimmer transfer sheet. Cut out.
  • 11
    Trace heart onto backside of Red Shimmer transfer sheet. Cut out.
  • 12
    Iron anchor and heart onto front of shirt in desired position, following package instructions.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Tulip Fashion Glitter Shimmer Transfer Sheets Twilight 104554064
  • Tulip One-Step Dye Blue 104136905
  • Tulip One-Step Dye Red 100386388
  • Gildan 100% Cotton T-Shirt White (Sized to Fit Person Wearing It)
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Round Size 6 104118924
  • Disposable Plastic Tablecloth
  • X-ACTO Precision Instruments No. 1 Knife 104135101
  • Iron
  • Pressing Cloth
  • Freezer Paper
  • Large Water Cup
  • Pencil
Download Project Template