DIY Tee Shirt Yarn Sweater Tutorial and Pattern from inspiration & realisation. Top Left Photo: Richard Nicoll Resort 2015 here, Top Right Photo and Bottom Photos: DIYs by inspiration & realisation.
Not only does this post contain a free pattern with lots of tips for knitting this sweater made from 7 tee shirts for yarn, but it contains links to Donatella’s other tutorials to help make this sweater for less:
DIY Yarn Out of Plactic Bags, Tee Shirts, and Sheets from Oh You Crafty Gal! here. There are several video tutorials showing you how to make yarn from these items and also a simple way to join the “yarn” together. Photo: Excellent DIY Tutorial for making continuous tee shirt yarn from let birds fly here. *I’ve been looking for tee shirt yarn (and cannot find a reasonably priced source even at one of the largest yarn stores on earth - literally) so I can make inspiration & realisation’s gigantic size 50 knitting needles and knit something!
100 Ways to Transform a T-shirt: (1) This 100% recycled, earth-friendly yarn is made entirely from t-shirts. One 3XL shirt can make roughly 70 yards! Tie dye the T before cutting to really mix it up.
Pictured is my own yarn, but you can find an easy to follow tutorial through THIS link. :)
Truebluemeandyou: Really good tutorial from Craft Passion. I’ve seen some amazing crafts knitted out of tee shirt yarn.