Every Memorial Keepsake Commission comes with its own interesting story. Sharing these stories allows me to show the impact that this work has on the families who provide the clothing to me to transform into gifts for their families.

(Pictured above: A Vietnam veterans wife requested this commission of her husband’s uniforms to remember him by.)

Tribute to a Loving Husband

A commemoration to a husband who traveled the word bicycling together with their wife. A combination of jackets that ultimately captures them both together for their children.


Korean War Naval Uniform

A daughter memorializes her Dad’s truly unique Naval uniform into gifts for her whole family.


60-year Old Marine Uniform

A client who had met me at a local craft show contacts me a few months later to create a large array of items for herself, her sister and a host of other family members.