After a while, the inevitable happens to a music fan: Those band T-shirts that you waited an hour for in a merch line or meticulously chose off the wall at Hot Topic begin to stack up and lose their luster. But there’s no reason they should waste away on a shelf—inject new life into that All Time Low T-shirt from 2009 with these 10 easy repurposing ideas below.
Want to switch out that old backpack and also show off your love for Pierce The Veil? Try out this no-sew T-shirt tote bag tutorial. It only requires a pair of scissors and some patience.
As the photo above explains, just grab a slice of ribbon and a T-shirt you want to refresh, cut some tiny holes in the back and weave to create a corset effect.
Display all your favorite band T-shirts in one place by sewing together a T-shirt quilt, a perfect accent to your poster-covered bedroom walls.
Speaking of those walls, frame your favorite Green Day merch with T-shirt art, a classy addition to your bedroom decor. All you need is a canvas, scissors, a staple gun and a few minutes.