Gifting

My mom’s friend Gina recently lost her mother and generously gave me three large plastic tubs of her mom’s fabric.  There was lots of cotton so my mom and I decided we should make a special quilt for Gina in appreciation.  Our usual teamwork–I pieced it and mom quilted it.  Here are front and back…

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and the happy recipient!  Gina said the front looks just like something her mom would have made and she loved the back almost as much as the front.

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About quiltfever

I retired in 2004 and have never missed the 8-5 grind even for a minute. Now I spend my time reading, traveling, quilting and trying to learn new things like Spanish and blogging.
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6 Responses to Gifting

  1. Carol says:

    Oh how sweet of you and your mom. I know Gina will treasure it forever. Working with her mom’s fabric you already knew her favorite colors 🙂

  2. What a wonderful project – for all involved!

  3. Sandy says:

    How thoughtful of you to make Gina a quilt made with her Mother’s fabric. I love that you used a classic pattern.

  4. You and your mom make an awesome and generous team. Love the design and colors!

  5. liz says:

    Such a nice thing for you to do, and isn’t it great that your mother likes to hand quilt. All round good story.

  6. What a wonderful gesture. I’m sure she will treasure it.

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