Happy New Year T-shirt

By  Mary Ayres 

With New Year's Eve quickly approaching, kids will enjoy making this fun and festive t-shirt to welcome the new year in style!

  • Happy Year T-shirt
  • Closeup View


  • White t-shirt
  • Felt, light blue or light pink
  • Yellow rickrack
  • Clear star rhinestone
  • Orange pom-pom


  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Baby Blue, Ocean Blue, Wild Orchid, Pumpkin, Bright Green, Baby Pink, Royal Fuchsia, Yellow Light
  • Foam stamps: assorted, alphabet
  • API Crafter’s Pick The Ultimate! Glue

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler, paintbrush, sponge scrap, newspaper (to cover work surface), cardboard scrap
  • 1. For hat shape, cut 7"-tall triangle from felt. Adhere hat onto center of shirt.
  • 2. Insert cardboard scrap between shirt layers. Use alphabet stamps and paint colors of choice to stamp "HAPPY NEW YEAR" on shirt.
  • 3. Use assorted stamps and paint colors of choice to stamp shirt as desired.
  • 4. Measure and cut yellow rickrack to cover bottom of hat. Adhere rickrack on hat. Adhere orange pom-pom on top of hat. Adhere rhinestone on center of hat. Let dry.
  • 5. Let shirt set for 72 hours before washing.