My Mom’s quilt

Inspiration: Bedford Quilt

My parents just built a new house. They sold their house & lived in their tiny camper & with my brother & his family for 7 or 8 months. I got a pretty good idea what the house would look like from the plans,  but I had a really hard time imagining what their new house would feel like. In August, I was able to go see the not-yet-completed house. I walked in, & it felt like home! My Mom had most of the walls painted, it was bright & sunny, & suddenly I could really imagine my parents living there!  So then I decided they needed a house warming quilt. The blue, gray, & brown colors they used & the “simple” theme I was feeling, led me to the pattern & fabrics I chose. I wanted to finish it for Christmas but I didn’t have time. So I’m hoping to have it done for our January get together.  I worked on it last night in my “new” crafting space.  I still need to find some shelves to make the area a bit more neat.

My "new" craft space. Still a mess!

I’m not sure if you can tell, but we found my desk in the dumpster when we lived in an apartment while my Husband was going to college.  It’s just a CHEAP, scratched up, piece of junk, but it works for now (and the last 10 years! 🙂 ) When I decide where my craft area is going to stay, I will start looking for a better desk.


One thought on “My Mom’s quilt

  1. i love the new blog! Can’t wait to see all the crafts you have been dreaming up. Maybe someday we can craft together. Miss you!

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