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    Member nj4x4fever's Avatar
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    That's a beauty, Thanks for sharing!

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    Ugly is in the eye of the beholder and this beholder sees a fine piece of DIY.
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    DIY Tyvec ugly tarp. Aka Blizzard Camo Tarp

    Quote Originally Posted by olddog View Post
    Ugly is in the eye of the beholder and this beholder sees a fine piece of DIY.
    Thanks. I get the ugly part due to the lack of skill to sew a straight line.

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    Wow looks like a great job....bet you wouldn't be spotted in the snow

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    Quote Originally Posted by easttex View Post
    . . . lack of skill to sew a straight line.
    Yeah, you should be embarrassed! Get rid of it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by easttex View Post
    Thanks. I get the ugly part due to the lack of skill to sew a straight line.
    It is impossible to overstate the importance of matching thread color to fabric color. I think your white on white looks marvelous!
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    Not sure where the ugly part is. I think it looks great.

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    DIY Tyvec ugly tarp. Aka Blizzard Camo Tarp

    Quote Originally Posted by Klaussinator View Post
    Yeah, you should be embarrassed! Get rid of it!

    (Here's my address . . . )

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    Lol. Maybe next time.

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    Senior Member easttex's Avatar
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    DIY Tyvec ugly tarp. Aka Blizzard Camo Tarp

    Quote Originally Posted by oldgringo View Post
    It is impossible to overstate the importance of matching thread color to fabric color. I think your white on white looks marvelous!
    It was a last minute choice, but I too thought it was a good one. )

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    That's really nice, easttex!!!

    How wide is that fabric?

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