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Workbasket – And a Little of That

Workbasket previously Where I was ~ Row 142 Where I am now ~ Row 3 Sigh. You may be asking yourself as to why anyone would keep doing this to themselves. I've wondered the same thing myself. Finishing this project is now a challenge that I mean to over come! As of October 1st, I… Continue reading Workbasket – And a Little of That

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The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt #14 ~ Pansy

October 29, 1933 Block No. 14 - The Pansy (text) The pansy, No. 14 of the Modernistic Flower Quilt, is a more modest flower in nature than it need appear on the quilt. It has been made large enough to compete with more flamboyant blossoms and to give its own attractiveness a fair showing. For… Continue reading The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt #14 ~ Pansy

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Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #5 – California Poppy

The California Poppy When Nancy announced to the members of the quilt club that the poppy would be the next flower in Grandmother's quilt there arose a great discussion as to whether it should be the Shirley poppy, the California flower or the poppy that covers Flanders field. Of course, these vary in size and… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #5 – California Poppy

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Workbasket Wednesday – A Little of This…

Previously in my workbasket... For the baby shower, one of the activities was to decorate onsies.  GmaC took one home to tie-dye one. I held one back to embroider.  The flower basket iron-on pattern didn't transfer very well to begin with.  Letting the onesie sit around for a week or two, only allowed it to… Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – A Little of This…

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The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt #13 – Calla Lily

October 22, 1933 Block No. 13 - The Calla Lily (text) Block No. 13 of the Modernistic Flower Quilt presents the Calla Lily, another light-colored flower and a very stately one. This, if any of the light blossoms, may be pure white, but here again a very light cream will give the same effect and… Continue reading The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt #13 – Calla Lily