History · Quilting

Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #14 ~ Forget Me Not

 "Oh goody, I am so glad we are going to use more blue in this quilt. I had some pieces left over from the blue bells of Scotland and I did want to have another patch of blue in my flower quilt." "Well, of course we could not have Grandmother's garden without the forget-me-not. To… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #14 ~ Forget Me Not

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Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #13 ~ Morning Glory

 It was Dorothy's turn to entertain the quilt club. She had been talking to Nancy and had laid out the pieces for the thirteenth block of the quilt. On the work table were pieces of striped pink and white, pieces of rose and of lighter pink, of lavender in two shades, as well as the… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #13 ~ Morning Glory

Quilting · Sewing

Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt ~ Progress #7

Jonquil I thought that I was further behind than I am. I finished this on Saturday and was feeling bummed out because I wanted to post a progress update that was up-to-date. I didn't realize that I WAS current, as to the weekly blocks that have been posted. That being said, I have missed a… Continue reading Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt ~ Progress #7

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Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #12 ~ Jonquil

Julia was hostess on the day the quilt club made the jonquil block. She was something of a jonquil person herself with her gold hair, her yellow dress and her pendant of glowing topaz. "You see this dress I have on? Well, I had enough pieces of fast color gingham left over to let you… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #12 ~ Jonquil

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Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt ~ Progress #6

Heh! Despite a day of fever taking me out of commission, running a 5k, and a drive to the coast for lunch I was finally able to catch up with my flower blocks. For the Trillium, Mary suggested using a "beautiful shade of red violet" with "petals of red & white striped". Being that I… Continue reading Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt ~ Progress #6