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Your free pattern this week is from Bettina Havig a quiltmaker, teacher, lecturer, judge, and  quilt historian. She adapted this pattern from a circa 1875 quilt that she purchased at an auction.  To adapt the antique quilt design, she used four blocks instead of six and changed and balanced some of the shapes. However, the...
I came across  a quote last week that made me chuckle and really proves that old saying “the more things change, the more they remain the same.” It is from a quiltmaker bemoaning the fact that quilting was becoming a lost craft. “Women in the offices, they say, are usurping man’s work, but it is...