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May 19, 2017
Girl Scouts Rule from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Christie Eckardt is searching for her “Girl Scouts Rule” quilt. It was last seen during December 2016 in the British Club in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. She had it at a quilters meeting and it was either already gone when she left, or it was accidentally left under the table and went missing afterwards. The Club had nothing in their lost and found department.

This quilt is about 48″ by 60″. The main colors are white, green, and pink. Printed Girl Scouts fabrics are used. This top is machine pieced, machine appliquéd and machine quilted. This quilt had just ...

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April 25, 2017
Family Heirloom from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Fran Ebert hopes that someone has seen this family heirloom which belongs to her friend, Jo Anna Ackerson Palmer. It was made by her friend’s mother. It was on display at a church in Kansas when it went missing. This quilt features a large star in the center of a black background.

If you find this quilt, please contact Fran at Febert@cox.net.

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April 24, 2017
No Smart Racing from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Gina Stroman would like to recover a quilt called “No Smart Racing” that she made for Dwayne Stroman. It was last seen on April 16, 2017 in Henderson, Nevada. It was stolen along with their RV, which was in a secured storage facility.

This quilt is 60″ by 72″. the main colors are red, gray, and black. It is appliquéd, machine pieced and machine quilted. It is also embroidered with the names of various racetracks.

If you find this quilt, please contact Gina at gstroman@hotmail.com.

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Melon Smoothie from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Mary Kerr is looking for a quilt named “Melon Smoothie.” This quilt was last seen on February 14, 2017 in Paducah, Kentucky. It was on display at the National Quilt Museum, but once it was shipped, it never made it back home to Virginia.

This quilt is 76″ by 84″. The main colors are salmon and green. It is made from a vintage top, circa 1930, and it was quilted in 2014. It is hand pieced, hand appliquéd, and machine quilted. It is labeled, “Quilt as desired, www.marywkerr.com.” The label is fused to the bottom right corner.

This ...

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April 4, 2017
Birthday Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Misty Kibler DeWitt is searching for her birthday quilt which was made by her Grandma, Kay Clark. The quilt was last seen in Billings, Montana during February 2003. It was lost during a move.

This full-sized quilt is mainly blue, red, brown, grey, and tan floral. One square is embroidered with Misty’s name and the date it was given to her, March 21, 1987. It may also say “Happy Birthday.”

If you find this quilt, please contact Misty at Jmdewitt3@yahoo.com.

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Paper pieced quilt top from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Laurie Kelley hopes to recover her paper pieced quilt top that was stolen from the back seat of her car while it was parked in her driveway in Sun City, Arizona. The top was last seen during January 2017.

This quilt top is 70″ by 99″. The paper is still on the back of the machine pieced quilt blocks. Laurie used primary colors.

If you have seen a quilt top that fits this description, please contact Laurie at Kelleylaurie447@gmail.com.

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April 2, 2017
Log Cabin quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Rachel Bowen hopes to recover her grandmother’s Log Cabin quilt. It was donated to Goodwill by mistake. It was last seen on March 8, 2017 in Danville, Virginia.

This is a king-size quilt. The quilt was made around 1995. The back is a butterfly fabric that has a cream background with different colored butterflies all over. There is also a square with Rachel’s name, her mother’s name, her grandmother’s name, and the name of her friend who finished it for her. The appliquéd label says,

The log cabin
Made for Rachel Gibson Bowen
Began by grandmother ...

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April 1, 2017
Grandmother’s Sunflower Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Jeanelle Guilbeaux is searching for a Sunflower Quilt (above) made by her grandmother, Bessie Sessum. This quilt was last seen on May 4, 2013 when her mom’s house was broken into and boxes of items were stolen. The quilt was in one of those boxes. A police report was filed. Jeanette believes this quilt would likely be found in a flea market or antique shop around Lafayette or the surrounding parishes because some of the other stolen items were found that way. Or it could still be in the home of the thief.

This quilt is full size. The ...

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March 20, 2017
Grandma’s Garden from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Anne Laurie hopes to locate a quilt called Grandma’s Garden. The quilt was last seen on December 18, 2016 at the Symes Grove Nursing Home in Taigum, Queensland, Australia. It was on her mother-in-law’s bed when she passed away just before Christmas. Many inquiries have been made to the nursing home’s staff and management with lost notices posted throughout the center. Both internal and external laundries were also contacted, but to no avail.

This quilt is about 56″ by 44″. The main colors are pink and green. It is machine pieced and machine quilted. It has a ...

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Laurel Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Elizabeth Adams is searching for a raffle quilt which was originally made as fundraiser by the community ladies of Laurel, Oregon. She writes, “The Ladies of Laurel would so very much like to hang this in the Laurel Hall, because the quilt began the fundraising to publish the 111 page history book about Laurel. Thank you to anyone who can put us in touch with the current owner.” They would like to discuss the possible return of the quilt to the Oregon community.

This quilt had thirty squares. Each square is unique. Some motifs include an eagle, a church, a ...

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February 21, 2017
Vintage Sunbonnet Sue quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Katie Eveler hopes to recover her lost Sunbonnet Sue quilt. The top was made by her great-grandmother, and the quilt was finished by her grandma. The quilt was last seen during the early 1980’s or possibly the late 1970’s. It was last seen in Arlington, Virginia. It may have been lost when moving or living with roommates.

This twin-size Sunbonnet Sue quilt has light blue sashing. The Sunbonnet Sues were made of colored calicos — mostly florals. There may have been some flour sack fabric used. Coordinating solids were used for the dress, arm, and bonnet. Each block has ...

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February 7, 2017
Wedding Sampler Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Ann Petersen is asking for help recovering this Wedding Sampler Quilt. This quilt sent from Tucson, Arizona to Erskine, Minnesota. It was last scanned by the shipping company in Hodgkins, Illinois.

This quilt is queen size. The main colors are aqua, mauve, burgundy, blue, and white. It was made from a sampler kit purchased from Joann’s. It is machine pieced and hand quilted. It was made around 2006. It has a label that says something like, “Congratulations to Liz and Lee on your wedding, with love from Grandma Ann and Grandpa Frank.” The label is hand appliqués to a ...

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Poppies from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Carol McMillan is searching for her quilt called Poppies. This quilt was last seen on January 16, 2016 at the Dearth Center in Coldwater, Michigan after a Rotary Draw Down event. Carol donated it to the Rotary for the auction and the person that purchased it was helping with clean up afterwards when it disappeared. Everyone thought it might have gotten packed up with the supplies that are used for the annual event, but it did not turn up this year when they set up.

This quilt is 22″ by 17″. The main colors are green, red, orange, and purple ...

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January 10, 2017
Buford’s Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Stephanie Nohl needs help recovering her “Buford’s Quilt” which is a family memorial. This quilt was last seen on May 10, 2016 in Stephanie’s house in Clyde, Texas. Her house flooded in May and everything had to be moved out. When they were able to move back in, some items were donated to Goodwill, and this was accidentally among those items.

This lap quilt was made for her in 2016 by Scarlett Kortell. It was made from her dad’s work shirt that says “Buford and Quality Implement” and it features a John Deere tractor, along with fabric ...

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Christmas Log Cabin from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Dee Lillywhite hopes to recover her Christmas log cabin quilt. It was last seen during 1998 in LAX when she sent it cargo on Northwest Airlines from Los Angeles, California to Detroit, Michigan. Cargo said it was lost.

This lap-size quilt is mainly green, red, and gold. It was machine pieced in 1997.

If you find this quilt, please contact Dee at Panko97@gmail.com.

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January 4, 2017
Circles 1 from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Vicki Wilkinson is searching for this quilt which was made for Marge Cassel, and hung in her home. She moved to a care home in Santa Cruz, California and died a month later. Marge wanted the quilt returned to Vicki, but it was never seen again. The quilt was last seen in the Los Gatos, California during May 2010.

This original quilt is 14″ by 14″. It is made with mostly gold-toned Asian prints. It was machine pieced and machine quilted in 2008. It does have a label.

If you have any information regarding this quilt, please contact Vicki at ...

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December 19, 2016
Tree of Life and Universe from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Jean Nelson is asking that people be watching for two art quilts that were last seen on November 23, 2016. Both quilts were made by Piece for Peace. The quilts were on display at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center of UConn in Storrs, Connecticut when they were removed after the facility was closed.

“Tree of Life” is an original art quilt that is 90″ by 80″. The main colors are green, brown, and blue. It was begun in 1990 and completed in 2016.

“Universe” is also an original design. It is 100″ square. The main colors are black, red ...

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December 14, 2016
Church Camp T-shirt Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Rachel Blanchard is searching for her quilt which was made out of her church camp t-shirts. It was last seen on July 19, 2015. It was in her car in Tulsa, Oklahoma when her car was stolen.

This full-size quilt consists of T-shirts with Scripture verses on them. The quilt was made by her mother. It is machine pieced and hand quilted. The main color is yellow.

If you find this quilt, please contact Rachel at Rachel_milner@aol.com.

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City Parking Lot quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Mary Jo Anderson would like to locate a City Parking Lot quit that as he made for her son, Ryan. This custom made quilt was last seen in May 2016 in the Bob Jones University Ironside Dorm, Greenville, South Carolina. It was picked up by someone on the last day of school.

This quilt is twin size. It looks like a parking lot in the city. The main colors are brown, white, and multi-color solids. It is machine pieced and machine quilted. It has a label that says, “Made for Ryan Anderson by his mom / High school graduation.” The label ...

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December 6, 2016
Nicole’s quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

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halabutpaula-nicolesquiltPaula Halabut is asking for help in locating Nicole’s quilt. The quilt was last seen on November 5, 2016 when it was sent from Belleville, Michigan. The delivery driver did not delivery it to the correct address, and the package was apparently stolen.

This quilt is 63″ by 72″. It is multicolored, and it is machine pieced and machine quilted.

If you find this quilt, please contact Paula at phalabut@gmail.com.

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