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This Cute DIY Father's Day Gift Is Easy Enough for Kids to Help

Jessica Watson is a mom to five, four in her arms and one in her heart. She lives in Michigan where her life is as unpredictable as the weather. After the loss of her infant daughter in 2007, Jessica left the corporate world behind, vowe...

A customizable Father's Day T-shirt is a great gift that dads will actually wear (we swear!)

Step 5: Place the stencil evenly across the front of shirt. The adhesive will easily pull away from the shirt, so take your time centering the stencil and placing it exactly where you want it before smoothing it down completely. Place the insides of any letters that are separate from your stencil in their places as well. Make sure all edges are firmly adhered to the T-shirt.

A customizable Father's Day T-shirt is a great gift that dads will actually wear (we swear!)
Image: Jessica Watson/SheKnows

Step 6: Use a bleach pen to fill in the entire area of your stencil. Apply a generous amount, working from the edges inward to reduce the chance of the bleach bleeding through the stencil.

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Step 7: Let the bleach dry completely before removing stencil. Use a hair dryer to speed up the drying process if needed. To remove the stencil, peel from one corner lifting upward; take care not to let any parts of the stencil touch the T-shirt once removed.

A customizable Father's Day T-shirt is a great gift that dads will actually wear (we swear!)
Image: Jessica Watson/SheKnows

Step 8: Using the template as a guide, choose the years that pertain to the special dad in your life and carefully pen in small lettering using the bleach pen. Let dry completely.

Step 9: Wash and dry the shirt by itself — do not put in with other laundry. Now your personalized shirt is ready for Dad or Grandpa to wear this Father’s Day!

A customizable Father's Day T-shirt is a great gift that dads will actually wear (we swear!)
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