Sweater Pillows

Sweater Pillows

I have had many interesting sweaters to turn into special memory pillows recently. My client sent several sweaters to me, including one knit by her mother. It is a classic Kaffe Fassett design – bold and colorful. As a knitter, I can appreciate the handwork that...
Canada Scarf Upcycled into Pillow

Canada Scarf Upcycled into Pillow

I was sent this scarf and mittens which belonged to my client’s grandfather. She asked if I could make a small pillow out of the scarf. We discussed options such as a rectangular or square pillow. She liked the idea of a square pillow, so I cut the Canada apart...
Three-in-One Backpack

Three-in-One Backpack

It’s no surprise that I’m a bag lady. I have been wanting to make a bag for my camera but bought one instead. It’s a narrow design that I can slip into my purse or simply carry on its own. When I went to NYC a few years ago, I bought a bucket-style...
Maiden Jane Memory T Shirt Pillow Giveaway

Maiden Jane Memory T Shirt Pillow Giveaway

GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Mickey White is the winner! I’ve had such tremendous support from all of you lately, I thought I should host a giveaway. When I was so close to reaching 1,000 followers on Instagram, my Facebook followers stepped up to push me over the edge!...
Upcycled Corporate Banner

Upcycled Corporate Banner

I recently had the opportunity to work with Cleveland’s Playhouse Square to upcycle old banners into bags. I played around with the amazing motifs to create bags of various sizes. They intent to use them for various purposes included to hold raffle prizes and to...