In the traditional design the t-shirts are cut to the same size and set in a grid pattern with sashing between the design blocks. Each side of a t-shirt, pocket or other design counts as one shirt, for example, to use the pocket side and back of a t-shirt counts as 2 t-shirts. All t-shirt quilts will vary in price depending on the design, quilting and thread used. Fabric, stabilizer (when special stabilizers are needed) and batting extra. Number of shirts is based on 15″ squares. The quilt to the right was made from a customer’s grandmother’s shirts and clothing and surrounded with Christmas fabric since Christmas was her favorite holiday.
Patiently awaiting their wonderful transformation into some beautiful quilts!
Mosaic Style T-Shirt Quilt and Alumni Quilt
This style of quilt can take advantage of the varied size of logos and designs on your garments. The mosaic style can incorporate more shirts, more sections of shirts into the quilt. Sashing may be used, but in a random style. The size and price of this quilt will be dependent on the number of t-shirts you wish to include. Each side of a shirt, pocket or other design counts as one shirt, for example, to use the pocket and back of a shirt counts as 2 shirts. Prices will vary with each quilt.
Starting Price Approximations:
Lap Quilt Size (approx. 48 X 64) $400
Twin Quilt Size (approx. 62 X 86 ) $500
Double/Full Size Quilt (approx. 74 X 86 ) $600
Queen Size Quilt (approx. 84 X 92) $800
Every quilt will have:
Binding for a professional finish.
Hand guided machine quilting in a meandering pattern for lasting strength and beauty.