The Patchwork Bear seen in Oprah Magazine, People, CBS, Us Weekly and one of Oprah's Favorite Things: a memory bear made from your clothes

Your clothes have memories. We help save them

Let us turn your clothes--and all the memories they hold--into a memory bear, quilt or other keepsake. Your clothes are always handled with respect and care, and transformed into treasured keepsakes that keep memories alive forever.





...and so much more! Your clothes: recycled, remade, remembered.

Trusted since 2003 & one of Oprah's Favorite Things

Don't let just anyone to cut up your irreplaceable clothes...We are the ORIGINAL Memory Bear company and were named one of Oprah's Favorite Things. You can trust us to handle your clothes with turn your clothes into a keepsake you will love

From start to finish we take pride in what we do. Starting when your clothes arrive- they are always signed for and kept in a secure, safe location. Then we work in a professional sewing studio with a small, talented team designers & sewers. We take the time with your clothes to create keepsakes that are as special as the people who wore them.
(Photo: Founder, Jen Cura at Oprah's Favorite Things Media Event)

Turn baby clothes into a memory bear you see every day

Your baby's clothes deserve better than a cardboard box or storage bin.

Remember every milestone--from her first laugh to the day she crawled across the living room floor--when you turn her infant clothes into a Baby’s First Memory Bear.

Remember loved ones gone, but not forgotten

We know it's hard to lose a loved one.

When you want a dignified way to remember the last time you saw her in their favorite dress, the t-shirts that were so him, or the uniform they proudly wore to work every day, turn their clothing into a Bereavement Bear.

With careful attention to detail and quality workmanship, you can trust your loved ones clothing with the Patchwork Bear--a keepsake you’ll cherish forever.

Bereavement bear made with loved ones clothing

Ready to save your memories?

1. Choose a keepsake & place your order

Choose a keepsake below and place your order

2. We email shipping instructions and an order form

After your order is processed, we EMAIL shipping instructions & a printable order form.

(Gift Kits will ship in 2-3 days and include an order form, shipping instructions & mailing bag)

3. Send your clothes

All packages sent to us are signed for upon receipt and kept in a safe, indoor location. We know your clothes are irreplaceable and we take great care throughout the process

That's it!

You'll receive your keepsake in a few weeks- made entirely from your clothes. Instant heirloom!

Please allow 4-6 weeks for memory bears & animals; 8-12 weeks for quilts & bags. May take longer during holidays (Oct-Dec). CONTACT US if you have a specific deadline or any questions. We can't wait to help you save your memories!