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Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt Update #18 – Final Border

Grandmother's Flower Garden Quilt Final Border The final border for Nancy Page's Grandmother's Flower Garden Quilt was a simple 10 inch white border. This made the quilt large enough for a king sized bed with a nice "fall". Completed Quilt, side view, to show fall on king sized bed One 10 inch strip was sewn… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt Update #18 – Final Border

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Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt update #17 – Second Border

Grandmother's Flower Garden Quilt Second border The second border for Grandmother's Flower Garden Quilt was the 2-1/4" wide pieced strip, made up of alternating buff and white triangles. The triangles being the same size used in the basket blocks. Nancy mentioned she "found the exact center of sides, top and bottom and put a 2-1/2"… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt update #17 – Second Border

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Workbasket Wednesday – 4 New Projects/One Old

Blue & White Shawl: I have wanted to knit this shawl for many years, ever since Daisy gave me this blue yarn that she spun. The title of this shawl pattern is "Blue and White Shawl". The white yarn is reclaimed from a white angora beret that was purchased at the Goodwill Bin store. The… Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – 4 New Projects/One Old

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Daughters of Genius BOM – 1 & 2

I have no idea where time keeps going! My plans are always to stay on top of serial type posts. Then the clock and the calendar speed up while I am not looking. :-/ Each September a new session of Grandma's Attic Quilt club begins. Rachel (the Grandma, and owner, of Grandma's Attic) is a… Continue reading Daughters of Genius BOM – 1 & 2

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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