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What’s Old is New Again – Vintage Family Quilts

The April Island Batik Ambassador challenge is to "Look Back" and allow vintage quilts to inspire new creations. I am blessed to own over 30 vintage family quilts and they are all so inspiring. Most were made by either my grandmother, Mary Brown Pliler, or my great aunt, her sister, Effie Brown Barker. Each of… Continue reading What’s Old is New Again – Vintage Family Quilts

6 pointed star vintage baby quilt
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Oh Baby! Baby Quilt – A July Island Batik Ambassador Project

Baby Quilt The July project for the Island Batik Ambassadors is to make a baby quilt or crib sized quilt using fabric from the ambassador box we received earlier this year. I actually had two designs in mind, and the month isn't over with yet, so who knows! I may be able to make two...… Continue reading Oh Baby! Baby Quilt – A July Island Batik Ambassador Project

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Ode To The Unknown Quilter – A Double Wedding Ring quilt

Ode To The Unknown Quilter -  A Double Wedding Ring Quilt By definition, an ODE is "a lyric poem expressive of exalted or enthusiastic emotion." I'm not a poet, I'm a rambler...but this post does have what I hope to be enthusiastic emotion. As a longarm quilter for hire, it's my job and joy to… Continue reading Ode To The Unknown Quilter – A Double Wedding Ring quilt