When it comes to cutting up a garment, what’s the best approach to go about it?
- While you may cut up almost any sort of cloth, cotton shirts are your best chance for a professional-looking result. You’ll need a few things for this project, including: Good scissors (Amanda Freeman, co-founder of the megaformer studio SLT in New York City, swears by these scissors for cutting fabric)
Can you cut a shirt with regular scissors?
If you are unable to obtain fabric scissors, normal scissors can be used. Even if regular scissors will do the job, you’ll notice that your cuts are not as clean and lovely as they would be if you’d used fabric scissors instead. If you’re going to be performing a lot of these T-shirt conversions, it’s a good idea to invest in a good set of scissors.