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August 19, 2019
Flower Pop Swoon Quilt Stolen in Little Rock, AR from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

This 80″x80″ quilt was sadly stolen from its owner’s house shortly after they passed away, along with many other family heirlooms and valuables. It may or may not have been included in the police report on the incident. The quilt was last seen in May of 2017. 

Flower Pop Swoon

This quilt was made from a commercial pattern, and consists of nine flower shapes in various bright colors on a teal background. See the attached image for more details.

Of course, it is very important that it is returned to the family. If you have any information about ...

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August 18, 2019
Lost T-shirt Quilt in Baton Rouge, LA from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

This quilt, handmade by Tatum’s parents in 2014, consists of several childhood sports t-shirts and has an embroidered message on the back. Tatum reports that it went missing from her apartment and believes it may have been stolen. See the attached image for more identifying characteristics of the quilt.

If you have any information about this quilt or its whereabouts, please contact tneubert44@yahoo.com

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August 17, 2019
Quilt Lost in Grand Rapids, OH from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

The quilt in question is a twin-king size quilt made with white fabric and blue embroidery, in a “circular, almost flowery pattern.” The owner of the quilt says she may have mistakenly given it away. It was worked on by multiple generations of women in her family from 1960-1986. Unfortunately, it has mysteriously gone missing sometime since it was last seen sometime between 2014 and 2016.

The quilt is unlabeled, but it may have a small piece of paper and a dog figurine sewn into the quilt chronicling who worked on it. 

If you have information about this quilt or ...

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August 16, 2019
Lost: Drunkard’s Path Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Karen is looking for a Queen-size Levi Drunkard Path Quilt that she made in 2004 for her son.The quilt was made from dark and light blue denim levi’s.
The backing is a high quality bed sheet – a beautiful Moroccan
design. Karen machine pieced and machine quilted it. The quilt has a label which reads: Made with Love by MOM sewn on near the binding on the back at the bottom.

If you know anything about this quilt, please contact Karen at: karenklem@icloud.com

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August 15, 2019
Hawaiian Dreams Quilt Lost in New Jersey from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Mary is asking for help in locating her 40” by 50” Hawaiian Dreams quilt. This bright quilt is made from fabrics purchased when Mary’s sister traveled to Hawaii in 2000.


The fabrics are Hawaiian prints of bright green, light blue, yellow with white flowers, and red with turtles and fish.  The quilt also has black accents,and a red backing that draped around to the front. Mary machine pieced the quilt and has nearly completed hand quilting it. The binding was not done.

On July 24,2019 Mary was driving on Asbury Anderson Road, in Warren County New Jersey ...

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July 18, 2019
Stolen: Kaleidoscope Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

McKenna is asking for help in locating this kaleidoscope quilt that she made for her sister. The quilt measures 60″ by 90″ and features batiks of oranges and blues, with a distinctive purple-swirls background fabric to create the kaleidoscope images. On the back, while not a label per se, there is inked the signature, McKenna Linn.

McKenna reports that her sister’s home in Royersford, PA was broken into on July 13, 2019. The kaleidoscope quilt along with several other things were stolen. A police report has been filed. If you have any information about this quilt, please contact McKenna ...

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June 27, 2019
Lost: Cityscape Quilt Top from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Lauren Kermode is asking for help in locating a quilt top that she calls Waters Edge Nighttime Cityscape. This quilt is the quilt maker’s original design, approximately 45″ x 60″ made of black, orange, and off white fabrics.  The skyscrapers on the cityscape quilt are made from a black fabric that has tiny red (and some gray?) squares on it. Lauren explained, ” This guy is a city sky at Sunset with a large Rising Moon. All of the skyscrapers are also reflected into the blue black swirling water.”

This is the style of the citiscape although not the exact ...

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June 24, 2019
Quilt Lost in Murray, UT from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Mary Luna is asking for our help in locating a quilt she believes was
Stolen or thrown away by her son’s roommate. The quilt Mary is seeking is a queen sized with a black and white  houndstooth background, with multi colored calico squares.

Bryce’s missing quilt on the right

In 2014 91 year old Lila Scheer hand pieced and machine quilted this quilt for her great grandson. The quilt has a label stitched on the back, which reads, “  For Bryce Coltrin..2014.. By great grandmother Lila Scheer age 91″

This quilt was last seen at Bryce’s rental ...

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May 17, 2019
Stolen: Red, Pink and Yellow Quilted Wall Hanging from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Mitzi is asking for help in locating a beautiful strip star wall hanging sized quilt that was taken from her car when the car was stolen in Seattle Washington. Mitzi reports that on October 30, 2017 her car was stolen. It is believed that in the commission of the crime this quilt, all her quilting fabric, and two nice Bernina sewing machines were taken. The vehicle was later located in Everett, Washington, but not the quilt or quilting related items.

Mitzi machine pieced and quilted this wall hanging as well as hand quilted inside the borders. If you have any ...

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May 16, 2019
Quilt Lost near Denver Intl. Airport from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Kelly Jo Taylor is asking for help in finding a quilt that flew out of the bed of a pickup truck while traveling on the highway from Lakewood, Colorado to the Denver International Airport on Saturday, May 11, 2019.

Kelly Jo machine pieced and quilted this original design, full size quilt of Moda’s Biscuits and Gravy fabrics in 2018 for Caryn Taylor. While it does not have a label, “Caryn” is embroidered on a corner of the quilt.

If you have any information that will help with locating this quilt, please contact Kelly Jo Taylor at taylorsteam11@gmail.com

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May 12, 2019
Lost: Steelers Colors Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Noel Bliman is asking for help in finding a quilt she made in 2017 for her son and his family. This quilt, which Noel calls her “Steelers Colors Quilt” is approximately 48″ square. It was made from a paper piecing pattern of black, gold, and white fabrics. The quilt consists of 16 blocks in all, 2 of each block type. This stunningly complex quilt was machine pieced and quilted. On the back of the quilt a had sewn label says something like, “Steelers/Penguins Quilt made with love for the Todd Bliman family by Gram Bliman.”



Noel shipped the quilt ...

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May 2, 2019
Lost: Colorful Paisley Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Shelly Welton is asking for help in finding a quilt that was left in a laundromat in Kentwood, Michigan in 2007. The quilt measures 100′ x 100″ and is made of 11 different colors of paisley fabrics, collected over time. In 2002 Shelly designed the quilt pattern (all squares) on graph paper, and machine pieced it together. The backing has a couple rows of the print running across the top, and the rest is all plain white/cream. Thick embroidery thread was used to tie the quilt.

Shelly said, “There are no extra bells and whistles, as this was my ...

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March 16, 2019
Missing: 3 Glenda Wilder Mini Quilts from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Glenda Wilder is asking for help in locating three quilts, all her original design. These quilts were shipped from Hannover, Germany to the US, to be used as display items in a quilt show in Houston, TX. A box containing quilts was shipped on October 16, 2018 from Germany to Houston, TX. When it was received at the show, the package was sealed and inside was a note from the shipping company’s processing center in Atlanta, Georgia, stating that “the box came open and some items may have been lost”. The following 3 quilts went missing from this shipment ...

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March 15, 2019
Lost in shipping: Megan’s Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Jennifer Nilson is asking for help in locating a t-shirt quilt she made in January, 2019. This t-shirt quilt is the quilt maker’s original design, measuring approximately 75” x 75”, made of a solid gray fabric and 25 t-shirts. The quilt was machine pieced and machine quilted. This t-shirt quilt is labeled with the name of Jennifer Nilson and website ww.wildzipper.com

Megan’s Quilt

On February 7, 2019 Jennifer shipped the quilt to Megan in Greenville, SC. The shipper confirmed that it was delivered as addressed, to a large apartment complex in Greenville, however Megan never received ...

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March 7, 2019
Recovered! Culture Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Update: This quilt has been found! Alison contacted me to say that the person who quilted this also follows Lost Quilt Come Home, and has reached out to her. Questions answered and everyone involved is satisfied.

Alison Smith is looking for a quilt she made in 2002 while at East Tennessee State University.  Ali named her project “Culture Quilt”. This unique quilt is an original design, between single and double bed size, made of blue batik fabric for both the border and sashings.

I was contracted to teach the workshop and students made squares during the day which were incorporated ...

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March 6, 2019
Lost in shipping: “I Love My Dog” quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Jonica McPhail is asking for help locating a quilt made in 2018 that has been lost in shipping.

“I love my dog” is from a commercial pattern, measuring approximately 60” x 60”. The main colors used are black, white, and red. All of the fabrics in the quilt are dog-themed. The backing is a “I love my Dog” fabric.

Jonica reported the quilt last seen on December 4, 2018.

“The quilt was shipped to Dana Runkle in Westbrook, CT but with an incorrect zip code. Shipping records show it was delivered to New Haven not Westbrook, (because of the zip ...

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February 26, 2019
Stolen: Yellow and Gray Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Leslie Huber is asking for help in locating a gray and yellow quilt she made in 2016.

This quilt is approximately 54” x 72” with gray and yellow polka dots on the main portion, with a narrow red and white polka dot border, and a wider yellow and gray polka dot border.  Leslie machine pieced and machine appliqued the quilt.

The back of the quilt has a fused label, in the right hand lower corner: To Mike and April
Love you both
Mom

This quilt was last seen Dec 19 2018.  It was sent by a major shipping company.  Leslie ...

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February 21, 2019
Lost: Smith Mountain Morning Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Pamela Crane is asking for help in locating a very special quilt she made in 2016 for her son, Kyle Lunger from his green and khaki BDU’s, worn while stationed in Iran.

This quilt was made with Bonnie Hunter’s Smith Mountain Morning pattern.  The quilt was machine pieced and machine quilted. It measures 71 by 80 inches

Pamela reported, “I don’t remember, but I believe the quilt was labeled. My name (Pamela Crane) and the date (2016), probably, and maybe my son’s name (Kyle Lunger) would be on the label, sewn on the back in a ...

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February 20, 2019
Back to business! from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Hello! Lost Quilt Come Home has been through a rough time with hackers that has caused great difficulty in doing the work of sharing real information about lost and found quilts. It’s not entirely fixed, but I have deleted over 1.000 bogus reports, and are getting back up and running. Thank you for your patience while we continue to do what we can to upgrade this site, become more efficient and focus on the mission of finding quilts. To those who have contacted me regarding your quilts, I will be sharing your pictures and stories, and so appreciate ...

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Stolen: Tanya’s Christmas Quilt from Lost Quilt Come Home Page

Denise is asking for help in locating this beautiful quilt she made as a Christmas, 2018 gift to her daughter, Tanya. The quilt features red, green, yellow, blue and purple fabrics and is approximately 48′ x 62″. The quilt was machine pieced and quilted, with a hand sewn binding. Additionally the quilt has a label: Merry Christmas, Tanya 2018 which is sewn on the bottom right corner of the quilt back.

Denise’s daughter, Tanya left the quilt in her truck, in Portland, Oregon. The quilt was last seen on January 16, 2019. The truck, which was uninsured as it ...

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