DIY T-Shirts: Transform plain T-shirts and tanks into cute wardrobe essentials.―By Christine Cameron and Allison Lind
2. Cut 12” length of ribbon and pin at mark on left side. Try on shirt and decide how long you want ribbons; trim piece and cut remaining ribbons into strips. Return shirt to flat surface. Working toward right, pin remaining strips so each overlaps the previous one about 25 percent. Stop when you reach mark on right. Glue in place.
3. For greater durability, you can reinforce by sewing a stitch at top and bottom of each ribbon.