Anvil - Anyone seen this label?

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mrs_stout
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Anvil - Anyone seen this label?

Post by mrs_stout » Mon Oct 01, 2012 1:45 pm

I came across this Anvil t-shirt (says 1996), but I've never seen "Soft as a Grape" before. Anyone seen this?

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Anvil Soft as a Grape
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Re: Anvil - Anyone seen this label?

Post by jimmyj » Mon Oct 01, 2012 2:57 pm

ha weird - is it super soft?
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mrs_stout
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Re: Anvil - Anyone seen this label?

Post by mrs_stout » Mon Oct 01, 2012 3:29 pm

It is indeed softer than a grape. (sorry - couldn't resist). Seriously, you can tell the shirt was never worn and it is pretty soft.

Interestingly enough, there is a company called Soft as a Grape that began in the 70s that makes t-shirts. http://softasagrape.info/shop/index.php ... =page&id=2

I'm wondering if they had some sort of short-lived joint venture with Anvil in the 90s?
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Re: Anvil - Anyone seen this label?

Post by RyanB » Sat Oct 06, 2012 12:03 pm

Saw one of these today at a thrift store. Didn't have the anvil part though. It was a blank and this one actually wasn't very soft at all.
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