Entries by Rita Glosser

Recycle Clothes at ReMinkie!

At ReMinkie, we love what we do. Not only do we recycle clothes, we also create lasting keepsakes for you and your loved ones to treasure. At ReMinkie, we recycle clothes, transforming old clothes into memory bears and custom keepsakes. Our keepsakes include custom pillows, custom throws, custom blankets and quilts. Old clothes can include […]

Custom Pillows: Custom Decor as Keepsakes

Looking for custom pillows? I have extensive experience in designing an array of custom decor, including pillows. Pictured below are custom pillows I recently created for customers. The first pair is made from the fur of an old coat. The second set is made from a leather jacket (also pictured). Please feel free to contact […]

Memory Bears from Clothing – Bereavement Bears

Memory Bears from Clothing I create memory bears from clothing that customers send to me. Often the clothing belongs to loved ones who have passed away. For example, I have received fur coats, neckties, baby clothes, Boy Scout uniforms, police uniforms, shirts, pants, and much more. I transform each piece of sentimental clothing into a […]

Memory Bear: A Gift of Love

A memory bear is truly a gift of love. Each memory bear is made from furs and fabrics that customers send us. These often turn out to be a mother’s old fur coat, a father’s old neckties, a child’s old baby blanket. With such sentimental materials, I craft a keepsake bear for my customers and […]

Memory Bears as Christmas Gifts

The holiday season will soon be upon us. Already we have customers shopping for the holidays. Pictured above are four adorable memory bears. We recently made these memory bears from old furs. They will be given as Christmas gifts to several beloved grandchildren. Beautiful red bows give the furry teddy bears the perfect Christmas accent. […]

Mittens Made From a Mother’s Fur Coat

Recently, as a gift from a brother to a sister, we received a request to make mittens from a beloved mother’s old fur coat. In our customer’s own words: Rita, the mittens are for my sister. I think the light mink would be nice since that is from my mother’s coat. Thanks, Father Alan At […]

Custom Decor: Custom Pillows, Custom Blankets, Keepsake Quilts

Looking for custom decor? At ReMinkie, we make much more than Memory Bears! We also design personalized home decor. Our custom decor includes: Custom Pillows Keepsake Quilts Custom Blankets and Throws Pictured below are a pair of fur pillows. Each was designed by recycling clothes. In this case: a woman’s old fox fur coat. We […]