Happy DIY Friday! This week, Paige Hemmis stopped by Hallmark Channel’s hit daytime talk show Home & Family to demonstrate how to make a memorable quilt! Check out the instructions below.


  • Quilt

  • Scissors

  • Fabric glue

  • Ribbon

  • Ruler

  • Fabric printer paper (9 pages)

  • Printer

  • Iron

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Copyright 2016 Crown Media Family Networks/Photographer: Jeremy Lee


  1. Measure quilt to 4 ft. x 4 ft.

  2. Cut quilt to 4 ft. x ft.

  3. Measure and cut ribbon to 4 ft. strips (4 pieces)

  4. Glue ribbon around top edge of quilt.

  5. Fold ribbon to back side of quilt and glue.

  6. Repeat process for left, right and bottom edges of quilt.

  7. Chose (9) photos that tell desired family story or memory.

  8. Print photos on fabric printer paper.

  9. Use ruler to measure 5 in. from edge of quilt.

  10. Place first photo on quilt 5 in. from top left edge of quilt.

  11. Iron photo to quilt for about 1 minute (until firmly secured)

  12. Repeat process for additional (8) photos spacing 5 in. apart forming 3 rows with 3 photos on each row.

Watch Paige demonstrate how to make a quilt in the video below!

Home & Family airs weekdays at 10 am ET/PT on Hallmark Channel.