How to Make a V-Neck From a Regular T-Shirt

this tutorial is from a video i saw on youtube by @withwendy. i decided to give it a go and it turned out to be very simple.and fun!. enjoy! :)

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How to Make a V-Neck From a Regular T-Shirt
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supplies!! well some of them anyway..

supplies!! well some of them anyway..

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pick out any t-shirt you desire.. i decided to do it on one i didn't really care if it got ugly, just in case i messed up. hence the nice tye-dye ;)

pick out any t-shirt you desire.. i decided to do it on one i didn't really care if it got ugly, just in case i messed up. hence the nice tye-dye ;)

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I tried mine on and decided where how deep i wanted the V...marked it with a safety pin.

I tried mine on and decided where how deep i wanted the V...marked it with a safety pin.

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TIP: make sure you do not cut the V too deep unless you are willing to go and buy more collar fabric! you will be using the same fabric to make the V.

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take your seam ripper and start detaching the FRONT side of the collar only..

take your seam ripper and start detaching the FRONT side of the collar only..

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it should look like this

it should look like this

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then fold the shirt on its side so that the side seams match up and the V can be cut symmetrically.

then fold the shirt on its side so that the side seams match up and the V can be cut symmetrically.

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cut the V..

cut the V..

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then while the shirt is still folded on its side cut the collar right in the middle.

then while the shirt is still folded on its side cut the collar right in the middle.

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u should have the collar split and it should look like this. (click photo to see)

u should have the collar split and it should look like this. (click photo to see)

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give the collar strips a little stretch so they can  cover the fabric along the V.

give the collar strips a little stretch so they can cover the fabric along the V.

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now you can start pinning!

now you can start pinning!

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start from the shoulder working your way down towards the V and stretching the collar as you go.

start from the shoulder working your way down towards the V and stretching the collar as you go.

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the you can sew it! the trickiest part is sewing down the first collar to the V.

the you can sew it! the trickiest part is sewing down the first collar to the V.

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only one side is attached fully to the V. when you sew down the other side of the collar stop just a little before you get to the V and sew that end to the back of the first collar

only one side is attached fully to the V. when you sew down the other side of the collar stop just a little before you get to the V and sew that end to the back of the first collar

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and your done! :) yay!!

and your done! :) yay!!

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now go flaunt in your new V-neck! Lol

now go flaunt in your new V-neck! Lol

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for more crafty crafts of my own design, look me up @ simpleGirlcrochet.etsy.com

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