Dazzling Back-To-School T-Shirt

Dazzling Back-To-School T-Shirt

Crafting Time:
  • 3-5 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Duncan

Additional Information



  • Tulip:
  • One-Step Fashion Dyes: black, red
  • 200-300 Clear Glam-It-Up! Iron-On Crystals
  • Cordless Heat-Setting Tool
  • Fashion Art Tweezers
  • White cotton T-shirt
  • Plastic tablecloth or trash bag
  • Rubber gloves
  • Computer & printer
  • Chalk pencil
  • Washing machine & dryer


Read all instructions before beginning project. Refer to photo for color and design placement.

  1. Wash T-shirt to remove sizing. Do not use fabric softener.
  2. Cover work surface with plastic tablecloth or trash bag. Lay damp T-shirt on prepared surface.
  3. Wearing rubber gloves, add water to dye bottles to lines indicated. Replace caps tightly and shake bottles until dye is dissolved.
  4. Squeeze black dye onto top right corner of the T-shirt in a random, jagged pattern.
  5. Squeeze out red dye onto remaining portion of T-shirt, completely covering white.
  6. Cover T-shirt with plastic tablecloth or trash bag and let sit 4-6 hours. Wash in a large load of water with a small amount of laundry soap then dry in dryer.
  7. Use a computer to type and print out the word SENIORS 10 in your favorite font. Flip paper over and trace lines with chalk pencil. Position paper chalk side down onto t-shirt and rub hands over paper, transferring word in chalk onto shirt. Remove paper.
  8. Use Fashion Art Tweezers to fill in SENIORS 10 with iron-on crystals. Adhere crystals to shirt with Cordless Heat-Setting Tool following package instructions.