There are a lot of things you learn at summer camp—how to shave your legs, how to kayak, how to kiss a boy—but the most educational take-home after 17 summers as a camper and a counselor was definitely how to take a boring old T-shirt and make it fashionable.
Crafting at camp is like a cult for girls like me, who wouldn't roll around in the dirt if our lives depended on it. For every summer I had to wear the same sweaty oversized t-shirt, I spent that many more hours in the art shack making friendships braceletes, pillow cases, and cut-out tees.
So, if you are like me, and have to wear (or own) an oversized tee, but can't bear the way it looks, read on for some tips and tricks on how to turn your shabby old shirt into a beaded, fringed crop-top!
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