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classic half square triangle quilt

Classic Half Square Triangle Quilt Last week, I shared my Mendocino Mermaid Improv Quilt, a long standing work in progress that I finally finished. I loved the finished product, and decided to keep the momentum rolling. I dug out a set of forty 6″ trimmed (!) half square triangles from the quilt archives, and set to work. […]

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Star Wars Quilt

I just *had* to post this today. May the force be with you. And may the force be with me, that I can sew my little guts out and make my blocks into a (secret) quilt in the next few days!

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Yesterday, I received this quilt for my almost-here baby girl in the mail from my friend Dana Seltzer. I opened the box, pulled it out, and immediately burst into tears. Happy tears, missing friends tears, totally overwhelmed with love tears. I gained my composure and then turned the quilt over, only to see a label […]

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Swim Bike Quilt

Today’s beautiful quilt was shared by Jennifer Barnes, who says this about the quilt: This one belonged to my husband’s aunt. It is said that it was made in the early 1900s by his aunt’s mother, Ethel Bull Daniel. She was from Illinois, and made it for her own wedding trousseau. Ethel passed away (during […]

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