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Friday, October 9, 2015

Every quilt has a story

It is true.  Every quilt has a story.  Every quilt that comes into our shop has a story and I love to hear them!

Recently a customer brought in a quilt to be machine quilted that she had been working on for the last 10 years for her dad.  He is 70+ and runs in marathons.  She has been working on a quilt made from t-shirts that he has worn at various events.  She was very creative in her borders and added hand embroidery to make them look like a road.  It gives me happy chills when I see these quilts and have the privilege of helping these quilters keep memories alive.

This is, for me, what quilting is all about.

1 comment:

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    Shamim

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