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Necktie Memory Quilt

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

BobbiSpain on craftsy.com

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.

BobbiSpain on craftsy.com

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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Great idea, my dad passed awhile ago. I have a few of his ties. Thank - you for this idea

06/23/2014 Flag

Looking forward to making one with my Father's and husbands's ties.

06/28/2014 Flag

I have lots of ties left from my dad. My Mom in law was gonna make me a quilt. Was reluctant but seeing this....beautiful !!

07/16/2014 Flag

How do I get the pattern

07/25/2014 Flag

do you use any type of stabilizer on the ties?

07/27/2014 Flag
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