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How to Make Boy Shorts

Haven’t done laundry in a while? Need some more underwear? Well, take a lesson from Rob and Ruffeo Hearts Lil’ Snotty and turn your old t-shirts into a pair of boy shorts! And put off doing laundry for another day… Watch the full Episode here!      First thing to do is to draw out […]

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Wicked Witch Costume

After an awesome interview with Wicked costume designer, Susan Hilferty, Corinne is going to show you how to make an intense witch costume- worthy of the Broadway show! Wath the full episode HERE! To make the skirt, Corinne took an old long stretchy black dress and cut it across the waist line. Fold it in […]

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How to Make a Big Foot Costume

To learn how to this Big Foot Costume, watch the full episode with Rob and Corrine.    You will need a 2 recycled fur coats (fake or vintage). On the center back line, cut the coat five inches from wherever your crotch line is.   Then cut a slit on the center back neck line, […]

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How to Make a Strait Jacket

How to make a Strait Jacket!     Watch the full episode!   To start the Strait Jacket, you will need two cream colored button down shirts, one bigger than the other.     You will also need 6-8 black or dark brown leather belts. (try to use belts with thinner, smoother leather)   Start with […]

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How To Make a Steampunk Shirt

This week on Threadbanger learn how to make a Steampunk shirt! For more Steampunk outfits and accessories visit Threadbanger.com. It was Steampunk Week! So also learn how to make goggles, bustles, gloves, and more!   Place an old long sleeve shirt out in front of you and, with some chalk, sketch a front breast plate […]

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How To Make a Shirred Fabric Summer Dress

This week a special SewingTips 101 will show you how to shirr fabric and create a cool new summer dress. So check out the videocheck out the video and get to work on some easy breezy summer clothes! For more DIY projects, subscribe to Threadbanger on iTunes! For this project you will need: Elastic threadRegular […]

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How to Crochet a Neckline

For your next t-shirt reconstruction, shake things up a bit with a 70s-inspired crocheted neckline!  Take a trip with Threadbanger to visit Cal of Hodge Podge and learn how to do this unique craft! For more details, watch the video, and for more DIY style, subscribe to Threadheads on iTunes!      Materials:Old t-shirtTiny steel […]

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How to Make an Apron out of Old Jeans

Threadbanger has been flooded with questions of what to do with old jeans, here is one concoction that won’t leave you messy in the kitchen!  On this episode of Decor it Yourself, Meg shows us how to make an apron out of an old pair of jeans. For more information and details, check out the […]

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