Delightfully Insane Straight Jacket! This is an easy to make Straight Jacket. Perfect for a quick halloween costume I hope my instruction are not too hard to follow. I did my best to explain what I did. You will need: 1. A white, long sleeve, mens button-up shirt.
Either cotton or a canvas like material. I used cotton because I decided to hand sew this Make sure the shirt big on you. A second long sleeve mens how to get the mario kart channel that is the same material as the first shirt this shirt is for lengthening the sleeves.
The front side with the buttons will end up being the back of your jacket. Cut the sleeves off of your second shirt and lay them over the first shirts sleeves. Try and match the width of part of the second shirts sleeve with the first shirts sleeve.
After cutting the pieces for both sleeves, you will turn the shirt and it's new sleeve pieces insid out and sew the new sleeve pieces to shirt number one's sleeves. Creating extra long sleeves!! Cut one of your belts in half and place the end of one side how to set windows explorer as default browser the mmake of one of your sleeves.
Take the other half of your belt the half witht the buckle and place it into ho end of the other sleeve. Hoa your other belt and cut it in half. Cut off the buckle from this belt, you won't be needing it. You are now done. If you want to take the extra step and and belts to the back you can do that too. Have someone buckle jackft sleeves together behind you or tie them straaight to make it even tighter.
Ellen Duval's Follow Message. XD I hope my instruction are not too hard to follow. A second long sleeve mens shirt that is the same material as the first shirt this shirt is for lengthening the sleeves 3.
I suggest using a thin belt so you can easily sew and cut it. Step 1 Lay your first white shirt face down with the arms spread out. Step 2 The front side with the buttons will end up being the back of your jacket. Step 3 After cutting the pieces for both sleeves, you will turn the shirt and it's new sleeve pieces hoa out and sew the new sleeve pieces to shirt number one's sleeves. Step 4 Turn your shirt right side out. Now sew them closed. Step 5 Take your other belt and cut it in half.
Sew one half stragiht the top and bow second half down the center of the shirt making a "T" shape. Step 6 You are now done. Otherwise to put it on all you have to do is un-button the back or slip it jackft your head Then cross your arms through sraight center strap and wrap them around makd. Have someone buckle your sleeves together behind you or tie them together to make it even tighter Go ahead and splatter some blood on there to really make you look insane!
Step 7 Here is the side hw of me in my jacket. Leave your comment. Bloody mary 4th January I was wondering is there a way to make one in a way where I can put it on and take off by myself.
I so does anyone knows where I can find out? I've been looking for hours. ShariaKay 19th October Haha I don't need to make one because I already have one on. This is awesome. More Projects.
How to Make a Straightjacket Costume. Step 1. Lay the larger button-up shirt down on a flat surface, facing up. Clip off the buttons with your scissors. Run one side of the open scissors Step 2. Step 3. Step 4. Step 5. To start the Strait Jacket, you will need two cream colored button down shirts, one bigger than the other. You will also need black or dark brown leather belts. (try to use belts with thinner, smoother leather) Start with the larger shirt and with a seam ripper, remove the front pocket and all buttons. Remove collar. Fold back the button plackets on both sides, pin and stitch down both sides of the shirt.
Worry no more because Rob shows us a crazy tutorial on how to make your very own strait jacket from Threadbanger's Haloweeny How-To's! Watch the full episode at Threadbanger. To begin, you will need two cream colored button down shirts, one bigger than the other. You will also need black or dark brown leather belts. Fold back the button plackets on both sides, pin and stitch down both sides of the shirt. Fold down the neck opening, pin and stitch. Next with the smaller shirt, remove the sleeves.
Now to extend the sleeves, with the larger shirt laying down flat, align the smaller shirt's sleeves on top of the larger shirt until they match.
Trim excess fabric sleeve cap from smaller sleeve and cut off the larger shirt's sleeves right below where they match. Fit both sleeves together, pin and sew together on the machine. Remove both sleeve buttons and sew along both cuff openings to seal arm holes closed.
Next you will attach a belt to the sleeves. Place buckle end of the belt on one sleeve, mark and cut the belt. With the remaining part end of the belt, place on the other sleeve, mark and sew both belt pieces onto the sleeves. If you would like to add holes to the belt, you do so easily with a power drill or a soldering iron.
Please make sure someone can get you out of that thing! And visit Threadbanger. Can I wear this in an waterway? For that is what a "Strait" is, now if anyone has instructions for an "Straight" jacket now that would be cool.
Reply 5 years ago on Introduction. Reply 7 years ago on Introduction. Reply 12 years ago on Introduction. A strait is a narrow, navigable channel of water that connects two larger navigable bodies of water. It most commonly refers to a channel of water that lies between two land masses.
Try looking the word up before correcting people. Yes, you did. In your very first comment in this chain, you attempted to correct threadbanger's correct spelling of "straitjacket. You are now correcting me, even though I made a true statement, and you made two previous incorrect ones. Try reading the comment chain before correcting people and lying about your actions. Very true. But the word "strait" has several meanings. That is the meaning invoked in this context.
I made one of these when I was I didn't tie up the arms because I was scared of the bigger kids in the neighborhood beating me up and taking my candy!
Great to see it again! Introduction: How to Make a Strait Jacket. By threadbanger Follow. More by the author:. About: Threadbanger is a network for people who love to DIY, recreate, refashion and craft.
Forget about corporate stores, we're here to help you create and find your own style! From our episodes, forum and blog to o… More About threadbanger ». Now to attach the belts, cut 4 belts on half and place them on the back of the shirt, converging at the center back line with the buckles on one side and end with the holes on the other. You will need leather sewing needles for this part. To attach the belts on the front, cut another belt in half and place both halves on vertically on the center front.
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