Time Required :
About 30 minutes
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Beginner
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team spirit varsity-style t-shirt

Step 1
Project Note: When purchasing the letters, pay close attention to what letters are needed for your design. You may need to purchase more than one package to get all letters needed, depending on your team name or desired message. 
 
To make the varsity-style stripes on the sleeves, place three evenly spaced, parallel lines of masking tape around both sleeves. Make sure the edges are firmly pressed into the shirt.
Step 2
Place a piece of wax (or parchment) paper inside the sleeves to prevent the paint soaking through the fabric. 
Step 3
Use another piece of wax (or parchment) paper for a paint palette. Pour some white fabric paint onto the palette. 
Step 4
Turn the shirt over and paint the exposed shirt between the tape stripes with fabric paint on the back of the sleeves. Let dry. Add a second coat and let dry. 
Step 5
Once the paint is dry, turn the shirt back over to the front and repeat Step 4. Carefully remove the tape and discard. 
Step 6
Cut out letters from the sheets of iron-on letters. 
Step 7
Plan placement of letters and follow the instructions on the package to iron-on letters.
 
TIP: Place a 9" plate in the center of the shirt and use it as a guide to place letters in an arch.  Remove plate. Use a ruler as a guide for any straight lines.
 
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    Products

  • 876004993
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10193841 
    $5.99
    • Color: Black
    • Size: Medium
    • Color: Black
    • Size: Medium
    • Color: Black
    • Size: Medium
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  • 976021675
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10113091 
    $5.99
    • Color: White
    • Size: 1.5 in
    • Color: White
    • Size: 1.5 in
    • Color: White
    • Size: 1.5 in
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  • 876005037
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    Item # 10412439 
    $5.99
    • Color: White
    • Color: White
    • Color: White
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  • 926438046
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10604223 
    $0.50
    ea.
    • Size: 1
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    Item # 10454201 
    $6.39
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You’ll Also Need
  • Iron
  • Ironing Cloth (or Bandana)
  • Plate 9""
  • Wax (or Parchment) Paper
  • Ruler
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