Looking for quilt owners

“Made especially for you by Maureen Oleson” “For Sara Lynne and Michael Francis Kitchen on the occasion of their wedding” “Made with tender loving care by Grandma Martin”Do these phrases ring a bell? I’ve had three found quilts, from three very different situations, in very different US locations, reported to me recently. If you know who these people are or recognize any of these quilts please contact me at info@lostquilt.com … Continue reading

Lost: Cityscape Quilt Top

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 … Continue reading

Quilt Lost in Murray, UT

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 … Continue reading

Looking for Quilt Owner!

Ann Yuhas reported that on June 5, 2019 she found a lovely purple and white lap quilt at Normandale Park in Portland, Oregon. The quilt was made of fabrics that are batiks, probably constructed with 2.5″ strips, and machine pieced and machine quilted. The quilt has a label on it that was not personalized but shares the names of the quilt maker only, as well as another issue that the … Continue reading

Stolen: Red, Pink and Yellow Quilted Wall Hanging

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 … Continue reading

Quilt Lost near Denver Intl. Airport

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” … Continue reading

Lost: Steelers Colors Quilt

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 … Continue reading

Seeking Quilt Owner!

A woman in Santa Maria, CA contacted me with information about a quilt that was delivered to her place of employment packed into a box that was intended for her employer. The quilt is approximately six feet by seven feet, made of pink and green floral fabrics on a white or neutral background. It looks to have been machine quilted. Julia explained that their package originated in Ohio, but came … Continue reading

Lost: Colorful Paisley Quilt

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, … Continue reading