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Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt – Crocus

01 Dec 1928, Sat Edmonton Journal (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) Newspapers.com Cynthia chose a saffron colored small patterned calico fabric for the tulips. I had expected to post this on Saturday - July 17th. This would be in the spirit of the original weekly series. My plan was to also post my progress in the making… Continue reading Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt – Crocus

History · quilting · sewing

Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt

Nancy Page was the pseudonym used by Florence La Genke Harris on her daily household columns in some newspapers starting in 1927. She was one of several different serialized quilt block designers. I personally really like how hers were presented in a "quilt club" format, as if we were all invited to a social event… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt