Levi Memories

Disposable? Or Memories in the Making

Disposable? Or memories in the making of a Custom Memory Quilt? I grew up in a family which passed down clothing from older siblings to the younger. We patched our jeans and mended our shirts and shoes. (Some of you may remember that shoe repairmen are called “cobblers.”) We gathered together to hand make our Christmas […]

Heirloom-Quality Binding

Bindings for Heirloom-Quality Quilts

Choosing the correct binding for Heirloom-Quality Quilts is extremely important for each quilts’ integrity.  Bindings are attached as one of the final steps in the creation of any quilted item. With a binding, the outer raw edges of fabric and batting are finished and hidden around the perimeter of your quilt. This provides a “finished” […]

Quilt Batting

Which Quilt Batting is Right for You?

We’ve all heard the expression “A Horse of a Different Color,” which means something else entirely. And that fits too for the differences in quilt batting. Each quilt batting may seem similar, but in fact they are very different.