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« on: August 31, 2004 05:31:45 AM »

made this before going out last saturday, its actually sewn on plain lined paper, so im guessing it wont be there after i wash it!

sorry its at the wrong angle but you can just as simply turn yer heads a little than go have to go back and edit it!


the tshirt is now filthy and stinking of smoke, but i cant bring myself to wash it at the moment. does anyone have any idea of how i could use some kind of paper but still be able to wash it?

the back...




the whole thing took me about an hour, so i wont be stuck with things to go out with again as i have lots of lined paper hanging around!


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« Reply #1 on: August 31, 2004 06:02:30 AM »

those tyveck envelopes would work, they even go thru the printer.
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« Reply #2 on: August 31, 2004 06:19:45 AM »

hmm... you could always fabreeze it to death?
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« Reply #3 on: August 31, 2004 06:45:51 AM »

you could scan the lined paper with design and do photo transfer onto regular cotton then cut them out and sew them on.
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« Reply #4 on: August 31, 2004 06:56:22 AM »

Not sure if it would work or not, but I would try to treat the paper with lots of scotch guard and then see if it washed well.  and if you wanted the effect of lined paper again, I would cover both sides with cold lamination before I sewed them on. if you don't want the edges to fray remember to leave an extra bit of laminate around the edges for a good seal, but if you cut it close you may get the torn effect like you have. I love the look. You always do an amazing job! Wink

* [ Cold Lamination, like in those Xyron machines and contact paper.]
Copy shops like Kinko's usually have large Xyron machines. A freind of mine made her grandson a raincoat by running the sunday comics thru it and sewing the pieces together. It was the cutest thing ever! Cheesy

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« Reply #5 on: August 31, 2004 07:10:40 AM »

I second dyabolica's tyvek suggestion.  It's that wierd papery/plasticy stuff that they make USPS priority mailing envelopes out of - so you can even get it for free!
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« Reply #6 on: August 31, 2004 07:22:00 AM »

Maybe iron on vinyl?
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« Reply #7 on: August 31, 2004 12:23:57 PM »

make the fabric look like paper... like.. draw blue lines on it somehow.. and that red one. thats what i thought it was in the first place anyhow. looks cool!
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« Reply #8 on: August 31, 2004 12:43:11 PM »

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« Reply #9 on: August 31, 2004 02:07:02 PM »

tyvek is your thing
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