{Reader Tutorial} Adding Sleeves to a T-Shirt

August is all about YOU! We will be sharing ‘Reader Tutorials’ for the next 3 weeks as we are all busy with our family, but never fear, come September we will all be back into the swing of things and sharing our normal mix of crafty goodness.


This tutorial from Nina Makes shows you how to add sleeves to short sleeved t-shirts. Including pattern making instructions for sleeves to fit your t-shirt. A quick little upcycle to get a little more life out of you clothing. Great for the changing seasons or those fast growing kids!

What you will need

  • Short Sleeve T-Shirts to add the sleeves on too

  • Fabric for the sleeves

  • Matching/contrast thread

  • Sewing machine, pins, scissors

  • Overlocker (optional)

  • Pencil and paper to make your pattern


Find all the details here!


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