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« on: December 10, 2009 01:26:10 AM »

Here's the first of several T-shirts I'm crafting for my best beloved's Christmas present.
I'm a bit hung up on cogs right now and I really like the soft edges this style of applique gives to the industrial shapes. The cogs are cut from an old shirt of mine I had ruined while trying to funky it up a bit Roll Eyes(I don't like to let anything go to waste).

Here is the finished shirt modeled by the embroidered portrait of the recipient.

The colours have gone a bit odd in these pictures, but I guess it is a bit of an odd combination anyway, a deep red wine coloured shirt with tomato soup coloured cogs.  Tongue
I like it... I hope he does!

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« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2009 02:10:12 AM »

I saw the quilt with cogs that you did, I liked that and this is lovely too! I think home-made t-shirts give you your own unique style and no one else will have one! Wish I were brave enough to try that! Oh and I like the colors together too!
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« Reply #2 on: December 10, 2009 02:12:57 AM »

That is one cool shirt. I wouldn't mind having one.
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« Reply #3 on: December 10, 2009 03:43:11 AM »

Just like the quilt you made, this is awesome. Love the design and the way you implemented it.
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« Reply #4 on: December 10, 2009 04:27:40 AM »

wow now thats really awesome.  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: December 10, 2009 02:51:20 PM »

I love it, I can really see my boyfriend wearing something like this as well, so if I get some time after Christmas I might just have a go Smiley
Did you make the t-shirt yourself as well?
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