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« on: January 26, 2010 07:08:40 PM »

Well I've painted onto a $3 shirt I got from Joann's for an open house, but it's looking a little bland as I'm waiting for it to dry.  I figured adding some side ties would make it more feminine and interesting (besides the wonderful purple paint and squiggles), but I haven't been able to really find any advice on it.

Do you just cut up the side seams, cut sideways like you're making fringe, and then tie knots? Any suggestions/tips/things I should look out for?

Thanks in advance!
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« Reply #1 on: January 27, 2010 10:21:48 AM »

That is all there is to it.  Cut up the side.  Cut fringe and tie.  Hopefully the shirt is a little bit big on you because ties will make it smaller.
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