Smoker – From Mashpotato

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Someone needs to explain this t-shirt to me, I totally don’t get it and yet am intrigued by it. On the arm of the Tee it says “Smoker”? From a company in Hong Kong called MashPotato, I think it might be a t-shirt competition as well but not sure if that’s the source of all their designs.

10 Responses to “Smoker – From Mashpotato”

  1. charley says:

    um, it’s a skull, right? so if you smoke, you die.

    am I missing something?

  2. karl says:

    Damn, you’re right, I totally missed that, well that’s super cool :-) I love skull t’s :-)

  3. Clement says:

    this idea is really interesting, let’s stop smoking!

  4. karl says:

    Yeah, I stopped smoking about 5 years ago :-)

  5. klf says:

    There’s a Chinese pun in the middle of the shirt, too.

    It sounds like “Smoking Area”, but actually means “Smoking Body” (literally. not in the sexy sense.)

  6. karl says:

    Oh, now that is awesome klf, thanks for the translation :-)

  7. Jaleeb Caru says:

    Nice catch KLF, very cool. That makes it 100 times better. The sleeve of matches is really nice as well.

    I didn’t want to respond because I thought the question was facetious, plus I smoke and didn’t want to waste any of my precious time on this planet explaining a shirt I thought you understood who’s definition was that I’d die soon.

  8. mag says:

    We are happy that you guys like the design and got the idea of the shirt. This is our orignial work, but we will host a design competition soon. Thanks.

  9. zipox says:

    um…i have to give up smoking .from look at it now.

  10. Soulwrappin says:

    the wording is a play on smoking area, on the t-shirt it says smoking body. In Cantonese, body and area have the same pronunciation.

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