If you’re looking to commission a clothing keepsake then it can be tricky to know what to look for and who to trust with your very special memories. Here’s a little more about what we do here at Patchwork Castle.
Bring those boxes down from the loft! How to choose the baby clothes for a beautiful memory quilt or keepsake cushion.
Tips, tricks and insight from Patchwork Castle on using stretchy fabrics to create a quilt or cushion from baby clothes or adult clothing.
Whilst things are still much quieter than usual, our order book remains open, and we now only have a couple of slots left for delivery before Christmas.
Use your keepsake clothing items to create a cosy memory quilt or keepsake cushion and keep those special memories close to hand every day.
Find out how we made a memory quilt for Jakki Jones (the talent behind Jakki Doodles, and wife of Kelly Jones of the Stereophonics).
Tips and tricks on using interfacing to stabilise stretch fabrics in a memory quilt or blanket.
March 29, 2014
One of the unique features of our personalised keepsake cushions and baby clothes memory quilts are our gorgeous name appliques. Our letter designs are drawn freehand. To create each name we select pieces of clothing that catch our eye and carefully hand cut the lettering. A contrasting backing fabric is also selected that will make […]
March 21, 2014
We include detailed care instructions with every memory quilt, memorial quilt and bespoke quilt with specific advice where necessary. Here’s some extra advice and information about caring for your new quilt. How Your Memory Quilt Is Made All our patchwork quilts are carefully crafted and if cared for correctly should give you many years of […]
May 30, 2013
We get lots of questions from our customers about postage, particularly relating to memory quilts, memorial quilts and keepsake cushions. It can understandably be very nerve wracking sending such precious items through the post.I thought it might be helpful to sum up how and why we do things at Patchwork Castle, and to give some […]