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Necktie Memory Quilt

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Category Quilting
Type Home Decor
Style Traditional, Classic, Retro Vintage
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What materials did you use? Collected neckties, cotton quilting fabric, quilt batting.

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What are you most proud of? Helping people make the most of their treasured memories. This beautiful keepsake can be used every day, or hung on a wall for everyone to enjoy.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? If the ties are different widths, you will need to make them a consistent size before you start sewing. Open the tie backs up...they have a lot of fabric in them! Keep the points of the ties intact. You won't have to do anything to finish them...they are already finished!

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could you use some extra ties? my husband is now in a memory care unit and I have loads of them. at 85 years old, I'm not ready to take up quilting.

10/04/2014 Flag

I'm new to Craftsy and I like seeing the projects but where do you find the patterns?

10/10/2014 Flag

If you find out would you let me know, thank you so much!

10/12/2014 Flag

1930vsdpr51224 from have seen the tie done but can't find enough ties. If you still have ties, I would love to have 20. My address is 22 Tate Dr., Asheville, N.C. 28806. If you would ship them to me I would be glad to send you shipping costs and cost of the checks. Thanks for your help. I'm so sorry for your loss and appreciate your help. Thanks....Linda

10/11/2014 Flag

yes please do you have any more,,,i gave mine to a lady using them as ties for sleeping bags that she make for the homeless in Syracuse, ny. I would love 15 - 20 for aquilt, 10yrs widow,

10/17/2014 Flag

Great do I get the full instructions so I can make my own necktie quilt

10/18/2014 Flag