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How to Make a Shirt Dress from Men’s Shirt

If you want to add a new flare to your fashion and style, you don’t have to search through a designer catalog. You can make wrap dress at home to create a new style. Reuse and repurpose clothing to add the perfect touch. For example, learn how to make a shirt dress from men’s shirt and you can transform shabby into stunning. It only takes a few minutes to make a wrap dress.

How to Make a Shirt Dress at Home

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Materials


You can make a DIY shirt dress at home very easily. All it takes is a large, baggy T-shirt and something to tighten around the waist. A regular T-shirt two sizes too big will work well, but you can also use a long sleeve shirt, dress shirt, or sweater. Once you’ve learned how to make a shirt dress from a men’s shirt you’ll see the creative potential of any piece of clothing. It doesn’t matter what you use if you know how to use it.

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Step 1


It’s easy to learn how to make a shirt dress from men’s shirt without sewing, cutting, or altering anything. All it takes is wearing your shirt differently. First, pull your head, shoulders, and arms through the neck hole of the shirt so that the band is under your arm-pits. The top of the shirt should cover your chest, and the bottom will go down to your thighs.

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Step 2


Next, use the spare fabric from the arms of the shirt to tighten the top of your wrap dress. It is possible to make a DIY shirt dress without sewing by using these simple folds. You can tie the arms together or fold them under the collar depending on the style that suits you. Make it unique and creative. One simple and effective way is to pull the arms across your chest and tuck the top under the collar so that the leftover fabric falls elegantly over the dress. If there is an unwanted logo around the chest area of the shirt, you can easily cover it with these folds.

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Step 3


Now just tighten the waistline to give the dress the right curvy shape. You can use a belt or waistband that complements your wrap dress. Just like that, you’ve made a DIY shirt dress at home with minimal effort.
Now that you’ve learned how to make a shirt dress from men’s shirt, look out for fashionable colors, patterns, and designs you may want to use the next time you make a shirt dress at home.

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