Memory Pillows Made from Bandanas and T Shirts

Memory Pillows Made from Bandanas and T Shirts

I love these colorful memory pillows! My client sent me a number of t shirts as well as bandanas. The goal was to make six pillows and in an effort to make them somewhat similar, I made a crazy quilt front and used an entire bandana for the backing. For each pillow, I...
Totes Made From Marching Band Uniforms

Totes Made From Marching Band Uniforms

Upcycled Marching Band Totes Mt. Ayr Community School Clutch Purse made from Sleeve Coin Purse made from Sleeve Cap Tote Made from Uniform Back and Front Tote Made from Uniform Back and Front Drawstring Backpack made from Uniform Pants Drawstring Backpack made from T...
Vintage Varsity Letter Memory Pillows

Vintage Varsity Letter Memory Pillows

I had the opportunity to create these pillows from vintage varsity letters. My client is a “sentimental freak” and had these saved up. She came up with the idea based on my upcycled letterman jackets. She envisions putting them on the bunkbeds which will...
Beaded Memory Pillows Made from Mother’s Dress

Beaded Memory Pillows Made from Mother’s Dress

A client contacted me with a request to make at least one pillow for her from a dress that belonged to her late mother. Her mother wore the dress to my client’s wedding in 2016 and then passed away several years later. My client had been holding on to it until...
Marching Band Pillows and Choir Robe Pillows

Marching Band Pillows and Choir Robe Pillows

I had the opportunity to create additional memory pillows from the marching band uniforms of a local school that is closing. In addition, they gave me choir robes. The robes were black and had a detached stole. The stole is worn with the curve in front and the V in...