Brand Name Clothes on an Off-Brand Budget

How To Create A Custom-Designed Tee Shirt With Bleach

If you are interested in making your own designer tee shirt, then an inexpensive and easy way to do so is by using bleach. The effect is sharp-looking, and you can make an almost unlimited number of designs of your own choosing. Below is a list of materials and supplies you will need, as well as step-by-step instructions for making the tee shirt:

Materials and supplies

  • Cotton tee shirt – you can choose any tee shirt as long as it is 100% cotton, but keep in mind that darker colors work best. Light colors will not provide a sufficient contrast to make your design “pop” from the shirt.
  • Printed design on letter-sized paper
  • Fine-tip pen or marker
  • Clothes iron
  • Freezer paper
  • Laundry bleach
  • Spray bottle with adjustable nozzle
  • Sink with cold water
  • Hobby knife with sharp blade
  • White cotton towel
  • 24-inch by 12-inch piece of cardboard

Step-by-step procedure

1. Print

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5 Ways To Kick Your Wedding Attire Up A Notch With Cowboy Boots

If you are a western lady looking for a special way to show your true self on your wedding day, then you might be considering wearing cowboy boots, like those from Cowpokes, beneath your wedding dress. You will be happy to know that wedding cowboy boots are becoming a popular choice, so you will have many options. But you may be wondering how to complete your look so that your boots go with your dress instead of distracting from your overall appearance on your special day. If so, consider these five ideas for pairing boots with your wedding dress. 

Shorten Your Gown 

There is little point to wearing an intricate pair of boots beneath your dress if you are not planning to show them off at some point. The casual look of cowboy boots pair well with a shorter dress that falls anywhere between your thigh and your knee. However, …

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