How to Make T-Shirt Yarn

T-shirt yarn can be used in a number ways, from knitting throws to adding embellishments to other projects. Learn how to make t-shirt yarn to make your own creative, useful items.

December 2015

By Jenelle Montilone

The Upcycled T-Shirt 

Take the first steps to help change the world armed with a pair of scissors and a pile of old, unused t-shirts. The Upcycled T-Shirt (Stash Books, 2015) by Jenelle Montilone is full of inspiration for repurposing your t-shirts into reusable household items, repurposed wearables and more. Learn how to make t-shirt yarn with the following excerpt.

balls of t-shirt yarn