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TBT: Historic Franklin Quilt Show

I went to a local quilt show a couple weeks ago, and since it happened during my blogging break, Throwback Thursday seems like a good day to share some photos and revisit the show hosted by the Cumberland Valley Quilters Association (CVQA) a couple years ago too. The CVQA has only hosted a quilt show… Continue reading TBT: Historic Franklin Quilt Show

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Historical Sampler Quilt: Flight of Swallows Block

My favorite part of making a quilt is piecing the very first block.  The process of piecing a quilt can be tedious and repetitive at times, but after making many hours worth of duplicate blocks, it’s time to arrange them, connect them, and then actually quilt the top and the back together. As an ongoing… Continue reading Historical Sampler Quilt: Flight of Swallows Block

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Historical Sampler Quilt: Sleeping Cat Block

Remember my historical sampler quilt?  It’s been a while since I’ve had a chance to work on it—in fact, I made this block several months ago, and I’m just now writing about it.  I have a feeling it will take a long while for this quilt to come to fruition, but that’s ok!  I like… Continue reading Historical Sampler Quilt: Sleeping Cat Block

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Historical Sampler Quilt: Box Block

My favorite part of making a quilt is piecing the very first block.  The process can be tedious and repetitive at times, but after making many hours worth of duplicate blocks, it’s time to arrange them, connect them, and then actually quilt the top and the back together. As an ongoing side project, I’ve decided… Continue reading Historical Sampler Quilt: Box Block

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Historical Sampler Quilt: Bow Tie Block

My favorite part of making a quilt is piecing the very first block.  The process can be tedious and repetitive at times, but after making many hours worth of duplicate blocks, it’s time to arrange them, connect them, and then actually quilt the top and the back together. As an ongoing side project, I’ve decided… Continue reading Historical Sampler Quilt: Bow Tie Block