How to Upcycle an Old T-Shirt Into a Cute Chunky Necklace


Everybody's got that drawer full of old T-shirts that never see the light of day. But we found a fun and fashionable way to give them new life! Here's how we turned a boring old T-shirt into a show-stopping statement necklace.

DIY Chunky T-Shirt Necklace

What You Need

Directions

1. Starting from the bottom edge of the T-shirt, cut 1½" horizontal strips until you reach the sleeves.

2. Gather all the strips together and slide your hands through the center of the loop. Tug on the strips a bit to make the edges curl in.

3. Wrap a long piece of decorative ribbon (we chose metallic!) around all the strips, using a dab of hot glue to secure in place.

4. Repeat, wrapping the ribbon directly opposite the first ribbon.

Now go on and sport your new accessory!


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