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Why choose us to make your t-shirt quilt?

Why choose us to make your t-shirt quilt?

Why choose us to make your t-shirt quilt? The internet is full of t-shirt quilt makers. How do you pick the best quilter for you? Here are 7 reasons that make our t-shirt quilts stand out: Custom fabric choices. You choose the fabrics for the front and back. Beautiful, high quality 100% cotton. Fabric that is made to last as long as your favorite t-shirts. The premium fabric we use is soft and lasts through many washings. Premium batting. We use Hobb's 80/20 batting that is recommended for t-shirt quilts. Be wary of t-shirt businesses who use polyester. It is…
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TooCoolTshirtQuilts compared to EggMoneyQuilts

TooCoolTshirtQuilts has compared the t-shirt quilt they make to the t-shirt quilts made by Project Repat and Campus Quilts. The problem is the style of t-shirt quilts these 2 businesses make is totally different from the quilt TooCoolTshirtQuilts make. It is like comparing apples to oranges!  EggMoneyQuilts does make the same style t-shirt quilt that TooCoolTshirtQuilts make. It is a called mosaic, collage, or puzzle quilt. Let's compare! Interfacing- TooCoolTshirtQuilts brags that they do not use interfacing in their quilts. They claim interfacing makes the t-shirt quilt stiff. We use interfacing in our quilts. It does NOT make the quilt…
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Project Repat t-shirt quilt compared to EggMoneyQuilts T-shirt Quilt

Let's compare a t-shirt quilt from Project Repat to the Budget Friendly t-shirt quilt we make at EggMoneyQuilts (EMQ). I bought 16 shirts to send to Project Repat to have a t-shirt quilt made. Project Repat refers to their product as a quilt. 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  are on the front side and fleece is on the back.  The front and back are not quilted together. Project Repat's packaging materials refer to the blanket as a…
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Campus Quilts and EggMoneyQuilts Compared

Campus quilts and EggMoneyQuilts compared. Recently I sent 9 shirts off to Campus Quilts so I could compare their traditional block style to the traditional style t-shirt quilt we make at EggMoneyQuilts. The process of ordering my quilt went smoothly. Campus Quilts sent emails letting me know when they were starting the quilt, when they charged my credit card for the balance, and when the t-shirt 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…
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34,492 Fabric Choices for your T Shirt Quilt

You have 34,492 fabric choices for your t shirt quilt. You do not have to settle for boring plain fabric. Life is short-pick custom fabric for your t-shirt quilt. The process is to choose your fabrics from Fabric.com and send us the name or number. We will purchase the fabrics for your t-shirt quilt. If your dream fabric is out of stock at Fabric.com we will look for it at other online fabric stores and locally. We have several sources and can usually find the desired fabric. EggMoneyQuilts is the only t-shirt quilt business that gives you so many choices…
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Quilting stitches on your t-shirt quilt

Quilting stitches on your t-shirt quilt

Quilting stitches on your t-shirt quilt are crucial to the look and life of your t-shirt quilt. You have your shirts collected and are comparing different t-shirt quilt makers. Pay close attention to the stitching from the different makers.   We use an all over stitching pattern to finish t-shirt quilts. 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…
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