Welcome To My Blog…

Welcome to All-Star Quilt’s new blog! My name is Nancy Simpson, and I am the owner and seamstress in the unique business of making quilts out of your Athletic Jerseys and T-shirts….

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Custom Made Quilts…

Today I’m continuing to cut out the athletic jerseys for 2 twin size quilts, using their back and front sections. I was told they would be used for their bedcovers – what a great idea!…

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A Little Background…

Hello again! I thought that I should tell you a little about myself and how I decided to get into the business of making quilts from athletic jerseys and T-shirts. I began making these quilts for my daughter and son…

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Donated Quilts…

Crazy weather day – to snow or not to snow, that is the question here in St. Louis!Bet those grocery stores are packed with nervous drivers, when…

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Keep Memories Alive…

Are you into recycling? Maybe someone that’s just into being organized, and just feeling like you’re running out of storage space for all those collectibles?…

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Let Me Help You…

In the last 2 days I’ve had 4 more customers interested in having an all-star quilt created for a unique and personalized gift for their graduate! One quilt design will be filled with memories…

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Hockey Weekend…

Had a wonderful, hockey filled weekend in Cedar Rapids watching my son play hockey for the Roughriders, and then the US-Canada game for Olympic Gold! Now back to sewing my next All-Star Quilt product…

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Spring Around The Corner…

Don’t you just love spring? Especially, when we had a pretty brutal winter, by St. Louis standards anyway. It always amazes me how winter’s over so quickly around here!…

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Spring Fever…

I am really getting spring fever – love this great weather! Hard to stay inside and sew when I’d rather be out and about. I have though, just finished a really cool basketball themed quilt for the winner…

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Weekend Trip…

Just got back from a weekend in Chicago – went to a 100 year birthday party! Amazing! It was for my husband’s grandmother, and she’s still pretty darn sharp. She also got a certificate from…

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10% Off Sale…

Just wanted to give you a head’s up on the additional 10% OFF SALE I have going on until April 31st. Great time to order that All-Star Quilt for your graduate! I’ve added a full size to my ordering information page for those…

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Keeping Busy…

It’s been a while since I wrote – things are really busy in work and in general! My son is back home after a long hockey season and I’m loving it! Just when I started getting used to this empty nester thing…

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What I’ve Been Up To…

I’m finally getting back to writing – have really been behind in keeping in touch! Right now I’m on my way to Greensburg, KS, to visit my daughter, who…

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Recent Quilts…

I just finished some really memorable quilts! One was a queen sized quilt made for a Toronto hockey gal that’s playing this year at college in upstate New York. She was quite an…

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