DIY Quilt From Upcycled Flannel Shirts

If you’ve been thinking about trying your hand at quilt making, before going to your local fabric store, source your quilt fabric from shirts at a thrift store or even in your own closet. Thrift stores are now overflowing thanks to those whose favorite quarantine pastime has been cleaning and the clothing racks are teeming with shirts in every color and pattern. You could even use the shirts of a loved one to honor their memory. No matter what shirts you decide to use, this is great way to learn how to quilt and be thrifty at the same time. Win, win situation in our book.

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About The Renegade Seamstress

I'm a busy wife, mom, grandma, and teacher who loves to create. I've joined the refashion scene and I 'd like to share and connect with all those talented and creative people out there doing similar things.
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11 Responses to DIY Quilt From Upcycled Flannel Shirts

  1. seweverythingblog says:

    Thanks for the inspiration! I might do this with unused clothing from my own closet — not necessarily flannel, though.

  2. karen tanner says:

    brilliant idea love.

  3. Sustain blog says:

    Upcycled flannel shirts are good for sustainability too. A good post…

  4. Jeanne Riecke says:

    Thank you for your patterns and making them easily accessible. I love recycling ideas. Jeanne

  5. Pingback: DIY Quilt From Upcycled Flannel Shirts — The Renegade Seamstress | Vermont Folk Troth

  6. Marianna says:

    Thanks for the inspiration Beth! I made a couple twin quilts for Christmas gifts, and am working on another set!

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