One Boston Marathon Specialty T-Shirt or One Upcycled T-shirt Quilt at Project Repat (Up to 60% Off)

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Choose Between Two Options

  • $10 for one Boston Marathon specialty t-shirt ($25 value)
  • $75 for an Upcycled t-shirt quilt ($130 value)

The Boston Marathon t-shirt refers to the "Boston Running Club" of 1967, a nod to the year runner Kathrine Switzer became the first woman to register in the race.

If you choose the Upcycled t-shirt quilt option, Project Repat will take your t-shirts and turn them into a quilt. Project Repat will send you a large envelope with full instructions on how to cut the t-shirts (click here to see a video display how to cut each shirt). Click here for more information on the Upcycled t-shirt quilt.

Project Repat

In their first year, Project Repat repurposed about 250,000 T-shirts into memorable blanket keepsakes. That's 250,000 T-shirts that didn't end up in landfills. That's 20,000 hours of fair wage work in the United States. That's zero gallons of water wasted on blanket creation. That's 10,000 jobs in the blanket fort construction industry. Not to mention Project Repat makes warm, high-quality blankets, too.

Here's how it works. First, you'll decide if you want to design your own T-shirt pattern, or trust the all-American employees to design the blanket for you. Then, gather up the T-shirts, sweatshirts, and jerseys you'd like to use, and cut them apart to separate the fronts from the backs. About 12 shirts make a lap blanket, 30 make a full-size quilt, and 64 makes a king-size quilt. The fronts and backs should then be mailed to Project Repat, along with a photo of the desired pattern if applicable, and a few weeks later, a beautiful T-shirt quilt arrives in the mail.

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In a Nutshell

Choose between a t-shirt commemorating the first woman to register in the Boston Marathon, or a quilt made from your old t-shirts

The Fine Print

Expires Oct 14th, 2014. Limit 10 per person, may buy 10 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Online only. For T-shirt orders, 4 dollars will be required on retrorunningtees.com for shipping. Customer must cover cost of shipping shirts to Project Repat. Customers will receive their quilts back in 4 weeks once shirts are received. Customers will receive a large shipping envelope for sending us t-shirts, but NOT a prepaid label. Customers concerned about their shirts arriving to Project Repat should opt for package tracking and/or delivery confirmation. Not valid for special requests. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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