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Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt Update #16 – First Border

In our last update, we had left off with ordering of more fabric for the borders. It arrived in a timely manner, was washed, ironed, and folded neatly. Then life happened, including lots of teaching, more illness, Women’s running clinic, work, yard work, construction projects, birthdays, starting several other craft projects, etc. You know… the usual life stuff.

The “Border Design” completed the Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt series. “Nancy’s” quilt was to measure 90″ square and required a border that was 10″ in all. The first border was 7-3/4″ straight strips of the white Peter Pan gingham on all four sides.

The first border added.

This border was pretty straight forward and easy enough.

Onto the second border…

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