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Life is a Stitch: Seven Shirts + Seven Steps = One Thrifty Quilt. Use for a memory quilt.

I first published the instructions for this quilt about 10 years ago, and I still have my original Seven Shirt Quilt, and it is used on a nearly daily basis downstairs in our family room for cozy T…

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Life is a Stitch: Seven Shirts + Seven Steps = One Thrifty Quilt

Seven Shirts + Seven Steps = One Thrifty Quilt. Buy old flannels when resale shops sell half price or have bag sales.

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I'm honored to be asked and to share this memory quilt of a Grandpa's clothing. I show you the precious touches added and how to make a memory quilt

made from dad's pants, grandpa's shirts and baby's onesies.  Love the idea of taking old clothes and remaking it into a keepsake.

Four Generations Baby Quilt - Small Notebook. Made from clothing from 4 generations!

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Rail Fence quilt using homespun fabric. Great way for me to use up all my old homespun fabrics !

memory quilts from clothing | Dads Shirts Memory Quilt by Worthquilts on Etsy

Memory Quilt from Dad's shirts

memory quilts from clothing | Dads Shirts Memory Quilt by Worthquilts on Etsy

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Love the blue and white. Men's cotton shirts made into patchwork quilt with striped sheet as backing. Great memory quilt to share with family or use for a baby boy. Easy straight line machine or hand quilting as shown in picture.

No pattern was given for this quilt made from old flannel shirts.  I've had this idea for a long time but never put it together.  I think I'll make a trip to the thrift shops this weekend (my husband is still using his flannels)!

Original pinner said "Used these shirt fabrics along with a couple of steel guitar fab's to make quilts for the oldest two grandsons.they turned out awesome (with the help of my sister and her quilter!

Custom Memory Quilts - Memory Quilts from Clothing

Custom Memory Quilts are a great way to memorialize a loved one or to make use of clothing outgrown by a child.

Upcycled shirt crib quilt. Reclaimed thrifted men's shirts.

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Shirting Factory Wovens

I've been posting about factory cutaways and how they determined quilt style. Here's a string quilt from about 1915 that has the dist.

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Adding personality to a favorite pair of jeans by sewing leather patches on them in the shapes of letters, animals and other cool designs has been and still is an interesting way to outwardly express a creative mind.