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honeybee_2000 06-28-2013 10:17 AM

sports memory quilt
 
Does anyone have any ideas of how to use saved football, basketball, track uniforms for a memory quilt for someone who has lost a son? Im assuming these are jerseys and shorts.

lakekids 06-28-2013 10:28 AM

I use them just like I would T-shirts. I don't normally use interfacing when making T-shirt quilts but for sports jerseys I might put a light weight fusible on them - since many of them are mesh (with little holes). If they are not mesh, then just treat like you would for a t-shirt quilt.

cindi 06-28-2013 11:52 AM

You might want to see these two posts. Good tips!

http://www.quiltingboard.com/main-f1...s-t224383.html
http://www.quiltingboard.com/main-f1...t-t224626.html

hopetoquilt 06-28-2013 04:52 PM

Due to the heaviness of the material, I highly recommend using LAQ ing it or having someone LAQ it. I also recommend stabilizing the fabric.


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