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Series Newspaper Quilt Blocks

Some years ago a friend of mine gifted me some of her mother's crafting supplies and patterns. As I was carefully going through these riches, I came across three blocks from a quilt called "The Oregonian Modernistic Flower Quilt" designed by "Mullen" (I have not been able to find anything about this designer). After a… Continue reading Series Newspaper Quilt Blocks

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Oh so close to being finished This was a project that packs small, so it got to go with me on the weekend away to Tillamook. This is the last towel in the set of 7. I will finally be able to send it to whom it was intended, several years ago. Gson#2's ties They… Continue reading Workbasket

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A modest amount of progress on the Dolly Dearest Project. I had some time while waiting in the car. I made good use of it. Gson#2 had asked for his mom to buy him a tie. She told him that he should ask me, and of course I said "yes". My only question to him… Continue reading Workbasket

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Grandma’s Scrapbasket Newsletter – June 2021

The new newsletter arrived directly before we left for the weekend. Besides the newsletter highlighting Vogart Transfer Patterns, also included was a flyer about the Alphabet quilt, the new Grandma's Gazette, and a quilt pattern The new fabrics are a rainbow of blenders. In a previous post it was mentioned that the fabric samples are… Continue reading Grandma’s Scrapbasket Newsletter – June 2021