Friday, October 31, 2014

SOUS Die-Cut Trick or Treat Challenge...



This week, to keep with the Halloween theme, the SOUS Die-Cut girls are challenging you to use your die-cuts to make a "trick or treat" project!!!

I used the Witch Feet SVG from Miss Kate Cuttables for this t-shirt for my daughter...

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Here's a little tutorial for easy reference:

  • Pick out your fabric colors much like you would your paper
  • Measure each one carefully because you will need to apply Wonder Under to each piece before cutting
  • Cut all your pieces - if your machine has a "fabric" setting use that, otherwise use a deep-cut setting to get a clean cut...you may still have to trim some strings here and there.

  • Iron your cut pieces onto your shirt
  • Zig-Zag stitch all the way around your images for an applique look.
  • Embellish if you'd like!!!
Here's a picture of my daughter this morning wearing her outfit...as you can tell, she's at the age where picture-taking is the LAST THING on her want-to-do list...lol  I also bought the shirt a size larger because she actually won't be wearing this 'till next year since she already has one for this year.


And her matching hand band & bow...
 
Thanks for stopping by!!!

Don't forget to visit the SOUS Die-Cut Challenge and play along with us!!!  Also...while you're over there, take a look at the other DT Members and what they've created Trick-or-Treatish!!!

5 comments:

Vivian Lake said...

This is brilliant!!!!! Love it and thanks for the tutorial.

Janis PauseDreamEnjoy said...

You are incredible. I love this!

Helen Gullett said...

Super cute idea! I always wanna try cutting fabric with Silhouette. Thanks for these tips :)

Charlotte Brochu said...

Awesome idea and it turned out so cute!

Tracey said...

WOW......Awesome idea Katy! Your daughter looks so adorable wearing her fabulous T shirt.