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Customer story: Creating a game day t-shirt quilt

Recent MemoryStitch customer Brett Sheffield held onto his favorite t-shirts and sweatshirts for 25 years. After hanging onto to them for so long, ...

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Transform Graduation Shirts into a T-Shirt Blanket

Are your kids growing up? Leaving home? Are they leaving behind drawers of old high school shirts and other graduation shirts? Can you not bear to ...

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New Years Resolution: Upcycling T-Shirts

Did you know that the average American throws out about 80 pounds of used clothing a year? Did you know that only 15% of consumer-used clothing is ...

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5 Biggest Mistakes for Customized Quilts

Do you want to give your soon-to-be high school graduate a gift that epitomizes their unique coming-of-age story? How can you represent your child'...

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Creating keepsakes from t-shirts: Gifting a friend who gave 110%

(LINCOLN, NE) January 3, 2020—Recent MemoryStitch customer Jeff Robinson is a Senior Master Sergeant in the United States Air Force, currently work...

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Turning t-shirts into custom quilts

Turning your old t-shirts into custom quilts has never been this easy! Have you been looking for a fun and creative way to recycle your old t-shirt...

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How to Make College Quilts from Old T-Shirts

Making College Quilts from T-Shirts  How many free T-shirts did you receive in college? 10? 20? 50? You receive them as incentives to join clubs, t...

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From t-shirts to keepsake: Cherishing past memories with embroidered t-shirt quilt

(LINCOLN, NE) September 23, 2019—Recent MemoryStitch customer Pamela Cash lost her husband earlier this year. As a big Kentucky basketball fan - as...

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How to make pillows from shirts in 3 easy steps

DIY - Make your own pillow from t-shirts! Do you have a few extra t-shirts laying around? You love them, but you don't wear them anymore. Maybe the...

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Five pain free ways to make buying a t-shirt quilt easy

Five pain free ways to make buying a t-shirt quilt easy   Buying a t-shirt quilt shouldn’t be hard or frustrating. It should be easy and pain-free....

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Best fabrics and shirt types for your t-shirt quilt

Whether you're making one at home or sending it to MemoryStitch, here's some general guidelines for the best materials and shirt types! Making T-sh...

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4 Different ways to make a T Shirt Quilt

Are you a collector of T-shirts with drawers of old clothes you don't wear anymore? Do your kids closets overflow with T-shirts that they haven't w...

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