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« on: July 23, 2008 10:12:10 PM »

I wasn't sure where exactly this should go...since it's not exactly clothing or wall art.  And yet, it is.  So, if I posted this in the wrong place, I apologize in advance.  Do you have someone in your life that is super difficult to get gifts for???  That would be my brother for me.....luckily I'm a garage sale addict who always buys things for "later" ideas.....anyways, I'd found a small (and I do mean small - my 9 yr. old niece wouldn't fit) t-shirt with Morrison's mug shot for .25 at some such sale and decided to hang on to it for a recon idea later.....along comes brother's birthday and as usual, he wants nothing....so...I whip out the shirt (he's a HUGE fan), matted it with misc. Morrison quotes in various fonts and framed it.  I thought it turned out well and he loved it Smiley.  Here it is......Thanks for looking!

Before (with the nosy nellie, Figi):



and After (please excuse the mess):





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MissVan722
« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2008 10:31:11 PM »

that is a seriously incredible gift idea.
you know nobody will have one just like that.
such a great idea.

[and what a cute little shirt"
p.s
 your cat is adorable.
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« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2008 11:17:55 PM »

This totally rocks...I am a huge Jim fan (addict) and if I recieved this I would be totally stoked...great job  Smiley Smiley Smiley
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~*..cheers wendy...*~
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« Reply #3 on: July 24, 2008 06:26:40 AM »

totally sweet!! i too am a jim addict, and im sure i'd freak over a cool homemade item like that!! great use of reclaimed goods! they make the best projects! Grin
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« Reply #4 on: July 24, 2008 07:53:10 AM »

that is so awesome, i LOVE what you did with it. and jim morrison...*sigh* i'm a huge doors fan too Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: August 30, 2008 02:43:13 AM »

First: What FABULOUS find! I love it!

Second: This is a really awesome project and such a unique gift! Great job!
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