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« on: May 23, 2006 12:31:03 PM »

I've been looking at everyone else's t-shirt quilts and thinking about posting a picture of the one my Mom made for me many years ago and am finally getting around to it.

She collected up t-shirts during my growing up years and made this.  I LOVE it and the quality is so excellent.  It has been used and used and washed and washed and yet it still looks fantastic.

As you can see in the pictures, for many of them she used the whole front rather than cutting them apart - I like this and am planning to do the same with t-shirts I have been collecting of my sons.  She tied it together rather than quilting it.



Here's a close up of the center of the quilt:

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« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2006 12:36:26 PM »

that is the best quilt i have ever seen!
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« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2006 12:36:43 PM »

This is one of the coolest things I have ever seen!  Kudos to your Mom for making something so awesome for you.  I will definitely keep this in mind when I have kids of my own.
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« Reply #3 on: May 23, 2006 01:01:17 PM »

 Shocked wooooowzeeersssss  Shocked

That quilt looks brand spanking new! You must tell your mom how fantastic she is!!!!! The quality looks amazing!

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« Reply #4 on: May 23, 2006 10:23:33 PM »

What a novel idea!  Wow, I really like that.  Too bad I've already cut up my T-shirts.
Great job to your Mom!
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« Reply #5 on: May 23, 2006 10:32:03 PM »

Wow, that's awesome! Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: May 24, 2006 09:57:06 AM »

That is the coolest quilt ever!  I love that idea!
Now I have to start saving old t-shirts!

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« Reply #7 on: May 24, 2006 02:06:59 PM »

I really like that a lot. I thought my tshirt quilt I made forever ago was nice, yours is far better! I love how your mom used the whole front of the tshirt!
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« Reply #8 on: May 25, 2006 11:52:50 AM »

I'll be sure to tell my Mom how much you all like her quilt!
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« Reply #9 on: May 26, 2006 07:23:28 PM »

That's a fantastic t-shirt quilt!  I love how she kept the shirts intact. 
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