IMG_5720According to Oscar Wilde, “And all at once, summer collapsed into fall.”  I have seen a few autumn leaves fall like summer tears.  But, if it looks like summer and it feels like summer, then let’s just call it what it is.  At least for today.

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I created this t-shirt in defiance of autumn. You can easily make one just like it.  Stay tuned for the recipe below.  I have a few more photos to prove my theory that summer reigns in the heart of the Midwest.
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These tiny creatures seem to whisper my mantra… summer forever.  and ever.

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Tonight feels like a Midsummer Night’s Dream.

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Well said, William. Well, said.  “Summer’s lease hath all too short a date.”

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The T-shirt Recipe

1 light colored t-shirt

1 sheet of Avery Light Fabric Transfer Paper

1 iron

2 minutes using PicMonkey to create your message

(I used the Special Elite font on a transparent background)

Print your text image in reverse (or as a mirror image). Cut out the design, leaving a narrow margin around the image.  Place the printed image face down and iron the entire transfer paper for 20-40 seconds.  Allow the t-shirt to cool and peel off the paper backing.

Of course, I recommend Billy Currington’s track Summer Forever.

And these two lovely tracks:

I Need the Sun to Break by James Bay

and

Romeo’s Tune by Pajaro Sunrise.