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« on: February 11, 2005 09:53:01 PM »

1. Cut the sleeves off at an angle to the neck, and cut the seams up the side of the shirt.

2. Cut the underside of the sleeve and unfold it. Cut the material you're using to make the new sleeves in the same shape as the old sleeves. (For a true baseball tee, make them a little bit longer.)

3. This is how it should look.

4. Unfold the peices and lay them out. Sew the sleeves on. (I usually start where the sleeve meets the collar and sew both sides separately to get them even.) Sew up the sides of the shirt, resizing/making girly fit if needed.

Write stuff on the front of your new shirt (and make sure your bra shows through a whole lot... gawwd. Hahahha.)

This was one I did that actually fit. Yeah, awesome. Hahahha.

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« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2005 11:44:04 PM »

Wow, nice tutorial! for some reason through all of my t-shirt surguries, i never thought of this! and i love baseball tees! thanks!

« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2005 03:56:30 AM »

thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you!
i've wished for this for so long, and yay...it's here now!  great tute, i'm definately putting this at the top of my to do list (^_^)

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« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2005 10:43:59 AM »

does it matter if you use stretchy material (like t shirt material)?
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« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2005 11:13:24 AM »

great idea, and thanks for the easy to follow tutorial..i think i know what i'll be doing today...

you know....i think i might actually wear my d-plan shirt now. thanks again!

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« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2005 11:15:54 AM »

Wow! Thanks for the tutorial. I have always wanted to make a baseball shirt and now I can! Amazing!
« Reply #6 on: February 13, 2005 07:58:17 AM »

does it matter if you use stretchy material (like t shirt material)?

Well, it won't stretch... hahaha. You'd have to make the sleeves bigger than your arms or you won't be able to get it on or move in it. The one I showed was made of jersey mesh which has some stretch, but not as much as jersey knit, and it wasn't terribly comfortable. Then again, it's too small.

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« Reply #7 on: February 14, 2005 03:46:49 PM »

I love the striped sleeves Smiley Black and white stripes always remind me of the nightmare before christmas. Also, your hair is really neat and reminds me of the girl from Grease. <333 Grease.
« Reply #8 on: February 15, 2005 12:15:01 PM »

DAH! I've been looking for something like this! Thanks so much!

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« Reply #9 on: April 07, 2007 09:04:21 AM »

Great idea! Thanks for the help I needed this!

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