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« on: July 19, 2008 03:12:50 PM »

I just graduated from college in May and realized that I probably should have stopped wearing my random assortment of t-shirts that I collected over the years in highschool from various events a loooong time ago lol. Anyway, I'm moving far away from home in August to begin my new career (and be closer to my bf Wink) and I know I'll be feeling nostalgic/need some comfort blanket soooo viola! I made the quilt from those shirts!



I've made one other quilt before this one, so I'm still very far from perfect, but I like it Smiley and it will definitely serve its purpose as this Southern Louisiana girl adapts to cold Maryland winters!
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« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2008 03:19:54 PM »

What a neat idea.  Love it!!!
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« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2008 03:51:03 PM »

Very nice.

And Maryland winters arent as bad as you think they will be (this is coming from a Californian where the weather is 70 year round).
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« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2008 03:53:07 PM »

cute, its helpful how all your t-shirt images were the same size  Wink
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« Reply #4 on: July 19, 2008 04:32:40 PM »

thats really cool! If I knew WHERE my high school shirts were, I would try this!
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« Reply #5 on: July 19, 2008 08:44:56 PM »

Thanks so much for the comments, everyone! Smiley I'm glad y'all like it!! And thanks, digitallasagna for assuring me that I can handle the Maryland winters lol... my BF is actually originally from Alaska so at least I'm not going to be trying to survive the winter there! (although I think we might go visit his family there for Christmas)
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« Reply #6 on: July 22, 2008 09:34:10 PM »

Very nice.  These are esp cute t-shirts too.

And I went thru the same thing, in that, during my last year of law school I got rid of a bunch of clothes that I had for years becuase I realized it was time I was a professional ;P
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