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Jump the bridge - I wonder if she’ll stay with the same company, or if she will decide to jump the bridge. A mix up of Jump ship, and Cross the river, and a little bit of A bridge too far. Heard in SKY UK, and uttered by Anon. London, UK. The post Jump the bridge appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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The night’s the limit - It’s going to be a big one – We’re going out, and the night’s the limit. A mix up of The sky’s the limit, and The night is young. Sent in by Anon, heard in Dagenham, Essex, UK. The post The night’s the limit appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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Hindsight is 50/50 – Ringer T-Shirt - Do you get annoyed with people passing judgement in hindsight? We do. So – HINDSIGHT IS 50/50. This recognises that actually hindsight is not helpful and is not 20/20,… it’s more like only useful 50% of the time. The iconic ringer t-shirt is back! Once the tee of choice for the rock-n-rollers of the 1950s […] The post Hindsight is 50/50 – Ringer T-Shirt appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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Skating Close to the Wind – V3 Ringer TShirt - This is our 3rd version of "SKATING CLOSE TO THE WIND", featuring a blue & black logo. This is for all those keen skaters out there who like to do tricks, and take risks. You’re not sailing close to the wind, you’re "Skating close to the wind". These ringer T-shirts have a great retro feel, […] The post Skating Close to the Wind – V3 Ringer TShirt appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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Skating Close to the Wind – V2 TShirt. - For brave and risk-loving daredevils, whilst on Roller Skates or Ice Skates. Do you live on the edge? Yes? Well, you are skating close to the wind. The iconic ringer t-shirt is back! Once the tee of choice for the rock-n-rollers of the 1950s and 1960s, this modernized, lightweight version is now ready for all […] The post Skating Close to the Wind – V2 TShirt. appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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It’s got all the Belgian Whistles – T-Shirt - A funny phrase from "Bells and whistles" – IT’S GOT ALL THE BELGIAN WHISTLES. On a Ringer T-Shirt. The iconic ringer t-shirt is back! Once the tee of choice for the rock-n-rollers of the 1950s and 1960s, this modernized, lightweight version is now ready for all you 21st century rebels. – 100% pre-shrunk combed ring-spun […] The post It’s got all the Belgian Whistles – T-Shirt appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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Until I’m blue in the teeth - I am not going to stop – I’ll be shouting this until I’m blue in the teeth. A mix up of Until I’m blue in the face, and Fed up to the back teeth. By Ian, me, in London, here. UK. The post Until I’m blue in the teeth appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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Skating Close to The Wind – T-Shirt - This T-Shirt is for people who are pushing their luck, or taking a lot of risks. It’s an original T-Shirt design mixing up “Sailing close to the wind” and “Skating on thin ice”. The iconic ringer t-shirt is back! Once the tee of choice for the rock-n-rollers of the 1950s and 1960s, this modernized, lightweight […] The post Skating Close to The Wind – T-Shirt appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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Roll by ear - Let’s not plan too much – let’s just roll by ear. Sent in by Anon. What they told us about it: I said it when I mean to say ‘Play it by ear’ or ‘Roll with it’ as far as planning our vacation. My husband will never let me forget this slip. A mix up […] The post Roll by ear appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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That’s right in our alley - I like the sound of that idea – it’s right in our alley. A mix up of: Right up our alley, and in an alley. Heard in a pub in the city, London, UK. The post That’s right in our alley appeared first on Mixed Idioms.
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