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Concert T-Shirts into a Blanket!

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For years I have been trying to get my Knight in Shining Armor to purge all his old cloths.  I’m not demanding he toss everything which doesn’t fit, or he has not worn.  I would merely like him to be a little more reasonable about the items he is choosing to cling to for dear life.  I’m not being a nagging wife; as far as I’m concerned, I’m being completely down to earth and reasonable in this situation.  Because…

  • If you have not worn something in over 2 years…
  • If you can’t remember the last time you wore it…
  • If it doesn’t fit any more…
  • If it is so old that the once WHITE T-shirt is now TAN…

Since Andy would answer YES to each of these notes above…  He should probably consider rummaging through his cloths, throwing some away (or donating them).

As you can see, I’m a little passionate about getting the clutter out of our house…  And my husband is just as passionate about his T-shirt collection, in particular, his concert T-shirts.  After negotiations transpired with the other side, both sides came to an understanding and compromise…

I’m making my dear, sweet, amazing, wonderful, and sexy husband a blanket made entirely of the T-shirts he has collected from the concert going days of his youth.

Andy gathered 25 (completely arbitrary number, honestly I didn’t count) of the most memorable and important T-shirts for this blanket (the remaining T-shirts are mysteriously OUT of the house) and with a smile on my face and a twinkle in my eye, I took a rotary cutter to each and every one of those bad boys (T-shirts).

After a few days…  Andrew got his completed blanket…

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Each of Lily & Frog T-Shirt Blanket is entirely custom-made, unfortunately they cannot be duplicated exactly.  I will be happy to discuss with you a blanket which works best for your recipient while maintaining a classic quilted design, finished off with a sprinkle of Lily & Frog flair!

A Lily & Frog T-Shirt Blanket is available in a variety of colors and sizes:

  • Small blanket: $140.00, measuring 40″ x 40″ and requires 16 T-shirt + Shipping
  • Medium blanket: $180.00, measuring 40″ x 50″ and requires 20 T-shirt + Shipping
  • Large blanket: $220.00, measuring 50″ x 60″ and requires 30 T-shirt + Shipping

After details your Lily & Frog T-shirt Blanket have been exchanged, the final checkout will be done through our Etsy Shop.  For any questions, please contact Elizabeth directly via

Other gift ideas…

  • T-shirts of little league baseball teams your son played on
  • T-shirts of sports teams your boy played on in HS
  • T-shirts of Broadway shows your daughter visited in NY
  • T-shirts of states traveled to as a family
  • T-shirts of cheerleading championships
  • T-shirts of Greek life (sorority and fraternity life)

The ideas are endless…  If you supply the garbage bag of T-shirts, I’ll deliver a blanket to help solve your problem

Visit our Etsy Shop for purchasing. You may also e-mail Lily & Frog directly at Become our fan on Facebook for all the latest designs.


Author: Lily and Frog

Owner and creator of Lily and Frog, small business of handcrafted baby and toddler accessories.

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