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Project Repat quilt compared to EggMoneyQuilts Budget Friendly T-shirt Quilt

Let's compare a t-shirt quilt from Project Repat to the Budget Friendly tshirt quilt we make at EggMoneyQuilts (EMQ). I hit the thrift stores and bought 16 shirts to send to Project Repat. Project Repat refers to their product as a quilt but technically it is a blanket. A quilt has 3 layers: a front, batting in the middle , and a back. Their blanket has 2 sides. The t shirts on the front side and fleece on the back.  Project Repat's packaging materials refer to the blanket as a quilt. I think they know the difference so I am…
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Compare Campus Quilts and EggMoneyQuilts

Recently I sent 9 shirts off to Campus Quilts to have made into a quilt. I wanted to compare their traditional block style to the traditional style t-shirt quilt we make at EggMoneyQuilts. The process of ordering my quilt went smoothly. They sent emails letting me know when they were starting the quilt, when they charged my credit card for the balance, and when the quilt shipped. Let's compare a 9 shirt t-shirt quilt from Campus Quilts to a 9 shirt t-shirt quilt that we make at EggMoneyQuilts. Notice how densely the EggMoneyQuilt t-shirt quilt is quilted compared to Campus…
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34,492 Fabric Choices for your T Shirt Quilt

You have a choice in the fabric for your T Shirt quilt! You do not have to settle for boring plain fabric. In fact -You have 34,492 choices! That is how many different quilting cottons Fabric.com offers today. And if your dream fabric is out of stock or Fabric.com does not carry it we will look for it at other online fabric stores and locally. EggMoneyQuilts is the only t-shirt quilt business that gives you so many choices of fabric for your t-shirt quilt. The possibilities are endless! Customize your t-shirt quilt to make it totally yours. We know it…
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Quilting Your T Shirt Quilt -Simple and Uniform

An important part of the t-shirt quilt is the quilting. As you look for a t-shirt quilt maker pay close attention to the quilting.   We choose a couple different patterns for several reasons.: The quilting patterns are dense enough to secure the 3 layers of the T shirt quilt. The quilting patterns are not too dense. A very dense pattern will make the t-shirt quilt stiff. The quilting patterns add a uniformity to the T shirt quilts. Most T-shirt quilts have shirts with different colors and designs. The designs we use tie all the shirts together.  Some shops quilt…
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Choosing a T-Shirt Quilt Maker-Seven things to Consider

Choosing a t-shirt quilt maker can be overwhelming! Here are seven things to consider in choosing the best shop to design and make your t-shirt quilt. 1. How long has the shop/company been making T-shirt quilts? It takes may years to perfect your skills to make great t-shirt quilts. You don't want the maker to "learn" on your shirts. Every day people hang out their "shingle" and declare they are in the t-shirt quilt making business. A lot are hobby quilters who have not invested in the proper equipment and training.  They usually close up shop when they realize how…
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What will $2.60 buy you? Peace of mind.

Shipping your t-shirt quilt to you is a very important part of our business. Package theft is on the rise. Thieves follow the USPS, UPS, and FedEx drivers around and steal packages off  of porches everyday and the problem seems to increase around the holidays. Facebook and the nightly news show porch pirates brazenly taking packages off porches. The sad reality is when they open your package and see it is not something that can be resold they will throw it away! The chances of recovering it are slim. Your t-shirt quilt is priceless to you! It would be devastating …
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