One Love T-Shirt

One Love T-Shirt

Crafting Time:
  • 1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: iLoveToCreate
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Additional Information



  • Tulip Fabric-crafting supplies:
    • One-Step Fashion Dye, Purple
    • 3D Fashion Paint: Black Slick, Leaf Green Slick
    • Soft Fabric Paint: Crimson Red Matte, Glacier White Matte
    • Fabric Spray Paint, Snow
    • Glam-It-Up! Iron-On Crystals, clear, 300-ct
    • Fashion Form
    • Cordless Heat-Setting Tool
    • Fashion Art Tweezers
    • Surface Cover
  • White cotton Jerzees fitted T-shirt
  • Contact paper
  • Felt pen
  • Craft knife
  • Makeup sponge
  • Paper plate
  • Washer & dryer


For best results, read instructions before beginning project. Refer to photo often.

  1. Prewash T-shirt to remove sizing. Do not use fabric softener.
  2. Cover work surface with Surface Cover. Lay damp T-shirt flat on prepared surface.
  3. Wearing plastic gloves, add water to Purple dye bottle to line indicated. Replace cap tightly. Shake until dye is dissolved.
  4. Squeeze out Purple dye at an angle onto upper portion of T-shirt, leaving some white on the bottom portion.
  5. Cover T-shirt with Surface Cover. Allow to sit 4 to 6 hours. Wash in a large load of water with a small amount of laundry soap. Dry in dryer.
  6. Place Fashion Form between layers of shirt. Spritz Snow Fabric Spray Paint over front of shirt. Allow to dry. Repeat on backside.
  7. Print heart and banner pattern from PDF; lay contact paper over pattern. Trace patterns with felt pen onto contact paper. Cut out heart and banner designs, leaving outside edges of contact paper intact to create stencils.
  8. Peel backing from heart stencil and position onto T-shirt. Squeeze a puddle of Crimson Red Soft Fabric Paint onto paper plate. Dab flat end of makeup sponge into paint; dab onto shirt. Allow to dry. Add another coat. Allow to dry completely. Remove stencil.
  9. Position banner stencil onto T-shirt over heart. Squeeze a puddle of Glacier White Soft Fabric Paint onto paper plate. Use a clean makeup sponge to dab Glacier White into banner stencil. Allow to dry. Add additional coats to completely cover Crimson Red. Allow to dry.
  10. Outline and embellish banner with Black Slick 3D Fashion Paint and write ONE LOVE within banner. Allow to dry.
  11. Use Green Metallic 3D Fashion Paint to add vine detail extending from banner. Allow to dry.
  12. Position crystals randomly on T-shirt with Fashion Art Tweezers. Set with Cordless Heat-Setting Tool.