Advice 1: How to embroider on a t-shirt

T-shirt is considered to be a practical thing for every day. Adding embroidery, you can create an original and unique garment, but also to convert it from daily discharge in festive. This finish will also help to revive a little spoiled thing, to disguise a stain or small hole.
How to embroider on a t-shirt
You will need
  • a solid - color t-shirt;
  • - threads;
  • - needle stitching;
  • pencil, marker or fabric chalk;
  • gasket;
  • water - soluble or invoice outline;
  • - copy paper;
  • - the original image;
  • - fittings for additional finishing.
For embroidery purchase plain t-shirt. Check to see if she sheds. It's not necessary to wash the whole shirt, just soak in soapy water a small piece of tissue (it is better to take the one that is attached to things). Attach it to white fabric. If trace is left, feel free to use this shirt as a basis for embroidery.
Iron thing hot iron on the reverse and obverse sides. Determine the place where you want to position the embroidery. Often use right or left upper corner of the front. But your embroidery can be placed where needed (center, bottom, on the sleeve, etc.).
Select the image you want to decorate a t-shirt. A small child will fit various characters from the cartoons; older kids will love to wear a t-shirt with the name of your favorite computer game or a funny phrase. Embroidered sayings and aphorisms is suitable for adults. Can also see the image of the security patterns.
Determine method of embroidery. On the t-shirt will look good as cross stitch and embroidery. Can add various accessories (stones, crystals, etc.) to give your work originality. Especially nice for young children (for example, if embroidered unicorn, the eyes-rhinestones).
Attach to t-shirt transfer paper. She put the picture with the source image. Gently circle the contours of the figures, the essential elements of the background. If you choose to embroider the technique of "cross", put a picture on special canvas.
On the wrong side of the shirt, in that place, where is the picture, glue, special sealant. It is sold in sewing shops, fabric is glued with hot iron and wet gauze. Sealer is needed, so that the image did not work smoothly constricted and looked at the shirt.
Baste the canvas to the right place. To do this, use a thin needle that the fabric had no holes. Embroider in the required number of threads. When the work is completed, carefully tear the fabric of the slip, pulling it in one thread. Water soluble canvas uninstall instruction.

Advice 2 : How to embroider embroidery

Despite the fact that the history of stitching clothes more than one Millennium, the traditional ways of decorating garments is also relevant. This confirms the fact that the fashion includes Ukrainian shirt – vyshyvanka.
How to embroider embroidery
Sew or buy plain Ukrainian shirt. Choose a piece of linen or cotton size slightly larger than your usual. Wash the shirt to keep her in the wash, when the embroidery is already done. Iron.
Choose a motif that you want to embroider. Note two things: ornamentation and technique. Most often, embroidery shirts use geometric patterns (crosses, circles, zig-zagi), images of plants (flowers, grapes, oak) and animals (cocks, hares, deer). As for the method of embroidery, there are a great many, but the most straightforward and recognizable – of the seam cross. The scheme for embroidery ornament Ukrainian shirts can be found on the Internet. Traditionally, the embroidered area of the collar, the front shelf of a shirt and a shoulder of the sleeve. Color depends on your imagination, the main colors in the embroidery are red and black.
Pick a thread that will embroider. It is best to use normal floss. Gently wash them in warm water before stitching, since red shades can fade and stain the fabric of his shirt. Rinse in water with the addition of air conditioning. Dry threads.
Get a special invoice outline – soluble or deleted. Sew strips of a desired size on portions of the sleeves, the collar area basting stitches. Upon completion of the work outline can be removed by pulling out individual threads, or it will dissolve in the wash (if you use a soluble variant).
Pass the area of the stitching of the shirt in the Hoop, pull up the edges. Get started, make sure the direction of the figure correspond to the cut of the shirt. First, embroider the details of the picture the base color, then add other colors. Remove the threads of the canvas with the finished product, wash at a temperature of 30 degrees. Iron.
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