Easy DIY Shirt: Felt & Ribbon Christmas Tree

So… in case you hadn’t noticed…

DIY pumpkin shirt ruffle pants-a-plenty

I’m kind of a fan of making ruffle pants… And also of making coordinating appliqued or otherwise embellished shirts.

Please see exhibit A:

LINK Yet Another Fantastic & Simple DIY Shirt Applique

…And B:

LINK How To Turn An Old Polo Into A Kid’s Cheer Skirt & Applique


LINK {stinkin' cute} Layered Shabby Monogram Applique TutorialD …E …F:

LINK a little birdie told me sew

link Totally Simple DIY Pumpkin Shirt & Ruffle Pants Tutorial

link Greek Letter Fraternity Sorority Sweatshirt {for kids}


LINK diy girl's cute scarecrow fall outfit


LINK cutie acorn outfit {for the little miss}


LINK diy mini cheer uniform {easy iron on embellishment}

…Um, yeah, so slightly a few. And if you type “shirt” into the search bar up there on the right top of the blog, you get NINE PAGES of shirt goodness, lots of simple shirt embellishment, applique, and iron-on goodness at your fingertips.

So, if you haven’t cozied up to Heat’n’Bond yet, here’s your chance! Click on any of the shirt personalization posts above to see how I did them!

DIY Christmas shirt

Basically, this is the same technique as with the pumpkin felt applique.

DIY Christmas shirt

But rather than ironing on the felt then hand-stitching some detail as on the pumpkin shirt, I ironed on the ribbons to the felt, trimmed, then ironed on the tree to the shirt. I finished it up by hand-sewing on a little pom-pom tree topper.

DIY Christmas shirt and ruffle pants

Hooray! Christmas party ready!


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