How to make a stiff t-shirt look and feel vintage - will shrink, so buy large: Wash 3-5 times in hot water with 1/4 c sodium carbonate washing soda 2 c salt (use smaller batch after first wash do not added directly onto shirt). Dry on high heat after each wash. Using fine-grit sandpaper, lightly swipe over logo in circular but irregular strokes.
This blog shows aesthetically pleasing projects starting from anything that you could find in a recycling bin: can, plywood, plastic bottle, The possibilities are endless. I'll do my best to show my own projects or creations from others I really like.