T-Shirt Quilt Video Series - How to make a T-Shirt Quilt

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T-Shirt Quilt Block

Do you have piles of t-shirts around the house with sentimental value that you don't wear? But you don't want to throw them out. What should you do? A clever solution is to make them into a T-shirt quilt.

Learn the basics on how to make a t-shirt quilt by watching the videos below.

This video shows how to cut, how to stabilize and how to cut the t-shirt into blocks or useable shapes.



Click the image below to watch the video in Youtube.




Sometimes the dimensions of the t-shirt image will be to small for the project or you want to combined images together.

This can be done with complementary fabric or even with a leftover piece of t-shirt.

Watch this video to learn how to add additional fabric. Also learn about a mistake I made when joining pieces together.

Click the image below on adding fabric to block.


T-Shirt Quilt Block

Joining Mistake - Joined two stabilized pieces together which caused bulky appearance

Below are some affiliate links to supplies for making T-shirt quilts:

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img DAFA Quilting Ruler
Size 6" x 24". A clear background and orange marker lines (inches) make for improved visibility. With 30, 45 and 60 degree cut line indicators for easy measurement. Affiliate Link to Sold at Amazon.com
img Fiskars 6x24 Inch Acrylic Ruler
Ideal for cutting fabric strips or squares. The rulers 30, 45 and 60 degree line indicators make it easy to cut at perfect angles. Affiliate Link to Sold at Amazon.com
img Rotary Cutters
Purchase rotary cutters at Amazon.com. Check out their selection. Affiliate Link to Sold at Amazon.com
img Sewing Scissors
A huge selection of sewing scissors are available at Amazon.com. Affiliate Link to Sold at Amazon.com
img T-Shirt Project Fusible Interfacing - 60" x 72" White
Interfacing is made of 100% cotton; and prevents distortion of t-shirt blocks when piecing and sewing Affiliate Link to Amazon
img T-Shirt Quilts: Quilt As You Go
Turn your precious T-shirts into quilts with these amazingly simple techniques. This book teaches how to stabilize, cut and quilt T-shirt blocks using a very popular method of quilting. by Marguerita McManus - Paperback - Published 2015 Affiliate Link to Amazon
img T-Shirt Transformation Ruler
This ruler is perfect for marking t-shirt with it 15.5" x 15.5" measurement inked alignment guides at 12.5" and 10.5" to mark youth and children's t-shirts.
img Terrific T-Shirt Quilts
Turn tees into treasured quilts. by Karen M. Burns - Paperback - Published 2016 Affiliate Link to Amazon
img The T-Shirt Quilt Book
Create one-of-a-kind keepsakes with t-shirts. Make 8 projects or design your own. by Carla Hegeman Crim, Lindsay Conner - Paperback - Published 2017 Affiliate Link to Amazon

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