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Bohemian Dresden – A Custom Baby Clothes Quilt

Earlier this year I made a custom baby clothes quilt for a client. That sentence sounds so matter of fact and professional, doesn’t it? Just another day in the life of a quilt designer, right? NOT. It’s important that you know that this wasn’t…

My Mother’s Treasured Quilt

My mother was the youngest of six children.  My grandmother was about 40 at the time she discovered she was pregnant (again!).  It wasn’t really a convenient time for her to have a baby, either.  She and her (now grown) children were pretty much running the farm because…

Memory Quilts from clothing: Things you will wish you had saved

Occasionally, someone will contact me and ask me to make a memory quilt from clothing items left behind by a special loved one. Or sometimes they want me to make a memory quilt from clothing their children wore when they were younger…