Add a Color Block for Length

One way to extend the life of a t-shirt is to add a color block for length. Make It Love It shares an easy tutorial on this quick process. - Sewtorial One way to extend the life of a t-shirt, especially for growing kids, is to add a color block for length. Make It Love It shares an easy tutorial on this quick process.

Supplies

  • Shirt to alter (the grey one)
  • Old t-shirt/fabric of similar material to the shirt you are altering (the teal one)
  • Scrap fabric for pocket (optional)
  • Hem tape
  • Scissors
  • Seam ripper
  • Chalk/invisible pen
  • Sewing machine
  • Thread
  • Iron

 

Skill Level

Beginner

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