Marching Band Uniform Upcycle

Marching Band Uniform Upcycle

I have recently been working with several schools for fundraising events.  I am currently working on marching band uniforms and cheer leading uniforms. It has been a fun and creative challenge. I typically make pillows with them.  But I also used the uniform pants to...
Memory Totes from Shirts and Air Force Garrison Cap

Memory Totes from Shirts and Air Force Garrison Cap

I had an incredible opportunity to create some unique memory items using clothing from my client’s father and brother. She sent me the clothes and we hashed out four bags to make for four different women in her life (including herself!). This first design was...
Quilted Wall Hanging Made from Baby Clothes

Quilted Wall Hanging Made from Baby Clothes

I am grateful for the amazing ideas brought to me by my customers. It pushes me to try new things! In this case, my customer had some baby clothes she wanted made into a quilt. But this quilt would be a wall hanging. It was based on wall stickers she had in her...
Upcycled Master’s Degree Hood

Upcycled Master’s Degree Hood

I upcycled a Master’s Degree hood from my customer Amy. I didn’t take photos beforehand, but the hood has a very unusual shape and construction. Here is an example: There is a main color edging against a black background and an inside lining of several...
Hockey Jersey Tote

Hockey Jersey Tote

It seems like a good time to share a hockey jersey tote, right? It’s Christmas in July! Actually, it’s hard to believe that we will be entering another season of hockey soon. I made this hockey tote as a gift back in December. It’s a large...
Baby Sports Blanket

Baby Sports Blanket

My niece sent me these photos of her adorable daughter in her Kent State gear! She is so precious! I made her the bib and the blanket. My niece and her husband both graduated from Kent State, so it was their idea to base the blanket on their three shirts, centered on...