How to Upcycle a T-Shirt into a Cardigancomments (35) November 2nd, 2012
2. Cut the center front open. Using the tape measure, mark a few centered points until you have a line down the center front. Cut on this line for the cardigan placket.
3. Now you're ready to crochet the placket, so have the buttons handy as you'll need them to determine how big to make the buttonholes.
First, we'll do the left side, the "button side." Using a small, pointy hook, make a slip knot with your yarn and join onto the top of the left-side placket edge, about 1/4 inch down from the neck edge and 1/4 inch over from the center front, with a single crochet.