How to Make T-Shirt Quilt for Beginners

Get a step by step tutorial for how to make a t-shirt quilt out of old sorority or high school shirts. The free pdf pattern, layout, and assembly instructions make it so easy, even for beginners!


Rotary Cutter Self-Healing Cutting Mat Large Acrylic Quilting Ruler Straight Pins Sewing Machine Good, sharp pair of scissors New sewing machine needle (so it's nice and sharp) Fabric (see post for measurements on my quilt) Quilt Batting Quilt Back (I used a twin-sized flat sheet I found at a local discount store for $3!) T-Shirts (Nine would be minimum. I used twelve and it made almost a perfect twin-sized quilt.) Big Safety Pins Bias Tape Maker Walking Foot Nylon Thread

Step 1: Print pattern and make basic fabric cuts.

Step 2: Cut T-Shirt Quilt Squares

Step 3: Sew skinny rows

Step 4: Sew t-shirt rows

Step 6: Sew together quilt rows

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