You will need
- a solid - color t-shirt;
- - threads;
- - needle stitching;
- pencil, marker or fabric chalk;
- 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 on clothing
Embroidery on clothing always looks fresh and interesting. The usual thing you can make exclusive and unique, it will be a real decoration of your wardrobe. To embroider on clothes in different ways, but the most popular cross-stitch and beading.
You will need
- - clothes;
- diagram of embroidery;
- - threads;
- - beads;
- - scissors;
- - the outline;
- - the Hoop.
Pick clothes where you will embroider. Note the color and texture of fabric. So, for embroidery or cross stitch it is better to choose linen, cotton or other fabric, in which threads are bound crosswise. Knitted clothes require a special approach, they will look good beadwork, ribbons or crochet.
Think of a picture or a diagram of embroidery. To do this, take any pattern and put in the unit in accordance with the techniques of knitting. To simplify your work and get a guaranteed result, use ready-made diagrams from books, magazines or websites of needlework.
Buy the materials needed for embroidery. Note full compliance with threads, beads, tapes, clothes, rely on your taste. They should stand out, so you need a contrast. Well, if the embroidery will blend in with other clothing items – bags, shoes, accessories.
If possible, pull the embroider part of the product in the Hoop. If you embroider the gate, hold the Hoop in one part, and the other thread baste the second half that the product was in a uniformly taut.
Knitted cloth try to stretch and pin to its normal condition, PrimeTV to one of the rings of the Hoop. Embroidering on knitwear also has its own nuances. It is best to use seams "loop the loop", kotelny, chain stitch, stalk. If you decorate the product with beads, place the beads on loops of these stitches on the front side of the product.
To embroider a cross, purchase so-called removable canvas (canvas with a rare arrangement of filaments). A piece of the necessary size to baste the clothes around the perimeter and embroider right on top of the cells, according to the scheme. After work just pull threads of canvas or dissolve it in water.
The tips of the filaments retract from the inside of the product, pull at the stitches. If the threads do not fade, hand wash carefully the product and iron with minimum heat input. Embroidery, beads should be washed very carefully, as they may peel off and lose the elegant look.