The Grandpa Baby Rug Project

Two shirts from a loved man transformed into a baby rug to wrap around the precious grand-daughter he never met

Studio shot

In the Woven Memories Studio


The starting point – shirts and yarns


Preparing the shirts for weaving


Designing the rug


First sample


Second sample

Warp ready 1

Ready to wind on the mohair warp

Weaving the rug 2

Weaving the rug


Just off the loom

Finished grandpa baby rug 1

The finished grandpa rug