Akron St. Vincent St. Mary T Shirt Quilt

Akron St. Vincent St. Mary T Shirt Quilt

I had the opportunity to work on a donation quilt for a fundraiser for Akron St. Vincent – St. Mary. The former headmaster (1998 – 2014) had quite a collection of t shirts. In particular, he was there when Le Bron James was a student! He had a lot of...
Her Favorite Team vs. His Favorite Team?

Her Favorite Team vs. His Favorite Team?

Have a couple who doesn’t agree on favorite teams? Here’s a unique way to represent both! A pillow with the two favorite teams making up each side of the pillow! What a fun shower or wedding present! Another option is two pillows, with each team...
Memory Rag Quilt

Memory Rag Quilt

I recently had the opportunity to create my first rag quilt. The closest I had come to making one is this rag quilt made out of polar fleece. Prior to snipping Rag quilts are created by creating blocks of multiple layers. They are pretty forgiving, so a fun project to...
Coogi Sweater Memory Pillow

Coogi Sweater Memory Pillow

I had the opportunity to make pillows out of a collection of Coogi sweaters. I was not familiar with the brand but had seen these sweaters before. They are made in Australia and a look at the website shows they are expensive! They are quite interesting designs and a...
Recycled Bridesmaid’s Dress Baby Quilt

Recycled Bridesmaid’s Dress Baby Quilt

I love a challenge! My client sent me a bridesmaid’s dress that she wanted to use in a baby quilt for the bride. The fabric is somewhat delicate, so I cut squares of two layers: the top and the lining. I included some plain pieces as well as the lace. I took the...