Let’s Talk about T-shirt Quilts

Let’s Talk about T-shirt Quilts

Let's talk about t-shirt quilts and address a few questions that are asked a lot! A quick search on the internet and you will find all kinds of t-shirts quilts at many different price points. What is the difference between a quilt and a blanket? Can you use other fabrics besides t-shirts? Can sweatshirts be used? Is interfacing really necessary? Are there different styles of t-shirt quilts? Is it easy to make a t-shirt quilt? Do all t-shirt quilts have boring solid colored backs? Does the batting really matter? Why do t shirt quilts cost so much? Is fleece ok…
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TooCoolTshirtQuilts compared to EggMoneyQuilts

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…
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Project Repat t-shirt quilt compared to EggMoneyQuilts T-shirt Quilt

Project Repat t-shirt quilt compared to EggMoneyQuilts T-shirt Quilt

Project Repat t-shirt quilt compared to EggMoneyquilts t-shirt quilt is a little deceptive. They claim they make quilts but actually they make blankets.  I sent 16 shirts to Project Repat to have a t-shirt quilt made. Project Repat does a lot of advertising. They also offer a gift certificate for 50% off. I bought the gift certificate for $37 and used it for my quilt. The quilt is definitely worth $37. 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. Project…
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Campus Quilt compared to  EggMoneyQuilts

Campus Quilt compared to EggMoneyQuilts

Campus quilt compared to EggMoneyQuilts. Let's compare the traditional style quilt or block style quilt. Recently I sent 9 shirts  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. Now let's look at materials and the quilting. Notice how densely the EggMoneyQuilt t-shirt quilt is quilted compared to the t-shirt quilt from…
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