Random Ruffle T-Shirt
Intermediate | 16 min 3 sec
Basic sewing skills can transform a plain t-shirt into one of your favorite go-to wardrobe pieces. The random ruffle t-shirt uses a simple appliqué technique that’s quick and easy, yet true to the Alabama Chanin style.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • T-Shirt Top pattern (see pattern sheet at back of Alabama Studio Sewing + Design)
  • 1 yard of 60” wide organic cotton jersey fabric in light-weight Silt
  • ¼ yard of 60” wide organic cotton jersey fabric in light-weight Black
  • for appliqué
  • Paper scissors
  • Garment scissors
  • Rotary cutter and cutting mat
  • 18” transparent plastic ruler
  • Tailor’s chalk or disappearing ink fabric pen
  • Hand-sewing needle
  • Button Craft thread in Slate and Black
  • All-purpose sewing thread
  • Pins
Learn how to:
  • Transform your plain t-shirt
  • Use a simple applique technique

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to transform a plain t-shirt into one with pizzaz
  • 4 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Step-by-step  instruction by artist Natalie Chanin
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
233 users recommended this class to a friend
ShirleyA. Tomany
Amazing new idea..a real break-away from traditional techniques, yet pleasing in so many ways.
January 23, 2023
Judy McBride
Well presented with a quiet voice and easy instructions. Thank you.
More than 3 months ago
Jody Brosko
Wonderful easy project I can’t wait to make! She has a graceful way of teaching, enjoyed watching.
More than 3 months ago