Use an old t-shirt to make a dog toy for your favorite furry friend! Make some extras to donate to a local shelter that helps animals, too!

What You Need

  • Two t-shirts
  • Scissors


  1. Make a cut straight across both shirts below the sleeves.
  2. Cut two 3 in (7.62 cm) wide slits at the base of both shirts. Rip along each slit upward until you have individual strips.
  3. Gather two t-shirt strips from one shirt and one strip from the other and tie off one end.
  4. Braid the strips until you have a few inches left on the other end. Then, tie off that end. Cut any straggling strips so the ends are even.

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