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Some days you just feel like ripping something up! So we decided to rip up some t-shirts! best way to make t-shirt cowls is to rip up some t-shirts! After ripping and pulling the strings, add a bit of decoration and there you have a great cowl.

These not only use an upcycled t-shirt but some quilt square scraps, so double re-use!

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We made several out of upcycled youth sized shirts and they turned out to work great as headbands too! Dual purpose, can't beat that!

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Kristina took a couple and made a braid out of a few strands and sprinkled in wooden beads. Decorative and can double as a nursing necklace.

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Of course, we had to do some tie dye....I mean really, play with shirts and not cut up one that we have dyed first? 

We added some beads and a button to decorate this one and give it some bling! 

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We tried a second style, just ripping up to make a fringe but leaving the bulk of the shirt for a thicker, warmer cowl. I love the wild and funky look!

Hope you have the chance to rip something up today! Enjoy and thanks for reading!!

 


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01/06/2013 11:37am

That's a great idea!

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