[LMB] OT: T-Shirts

Margaret Dean margdean56 at gmail.com
Fri Sep 25 18:27:18 BST 2015


On Fri, Sep 25, 2015 at 10:09 AM, Marc Wilson <marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk> wrote:

> On Fri, 25 Sep 2015 06:44:05 -0600, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net>
> wrote:
>
> >
> >I remember seeing a video where some guy said “you’re taking your shirt
> off wrong”.    He showed taking off a T-shirt by grabbing the other arm,
> and then pulling it off.    My thoughts included:
> >
> >That was not faster than what I do (grabbing the color) behind my neck.
> >I wear both a regular shirt and an undershirt - and they both go off the
> same time the old way.
> >I’m from a generation which doesn’t wear T-shirts except at the gym.
> >and
> >Even if there was some advantage in taking off shirts his way - what
> makes other ways wrong?
>
> It doesn't stretch the fabric as much as grabbing from the collar.  And,
> with practice, you can whip it off with great Élan.
>
> At the end of the day I usually take mine off from the bottom.  Cross arms
to grasp the lower edge and lift.  This has the advantage of turning the
shirt inside-out, all ready to go into the wash with the design protected.


--Margaret Dean, who wears a lot of T-shirts with designs on
  <margdean56 at gmail.com>


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