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Home of the ORIGINAL Memory Bear & Oprah's Favorite Thing

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memory bears

We're the ORIGINAL Memory Bear and Oprah's Favorite Thing.

Your clothes have memories. We help save them. Our memory bears are created entirely from your clothes to remember the special moments and people in your life. Handmade since 2003 in our Pennington, NJ studio.

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Memory Bear made with clothes by The Patchwork Bear

patchwork pets

We make more than memory bears. Check out our bunnies, puppies, birds and more...all made from YOUR cherished clothes

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patchwork pets

gift kits

Give the gift of memories

Perfect if you don't have the clothes to make a keepsake but want to give it as a gift. Includes shipping instructions & mailing bag. They just send their clothes to The Patchwork Bear and we take care of the rest.

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gift kits

memory quilts

Since each quilt is handmade to order using your clothes, we only accept a limited number of orders at a time. 
If the quilt you're interested in is marked as 'sold out', add your name to our waitlist and you'll be notified when we are able to accept new orders. 

CLICK HERE TO ADD YOUR NAME TO THE WAITLIST

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memory quilts

Upcycled Vintage Quilt Collection

Upcycled Vintage/Antique Quilt Collection

Our READY MADE collection includes upcycled designs: patchwork bears, pillows, bunnies, birds and more- all made from vintage quilts & antique fabrics. Scroll and find one-of-kind collectibles made from quilts dating from 1890 to 1960

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Patchwork bear made from an antique 1890's quilt

Zero-Waste

Welcome to our Eco-Friendly Shop!
A curated collection of our fave eco-friendly products that you can feel good about. They are zero-waste using all-natural materials and minimal packaging. 

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Zero-Waste