One year ago I stumbled across some amazing embroidery patterns from AllSorts. I knew instantly what I wanted to do!
I decided to make quilts for my daughters using these as the center of the blocks!
I finally got around to it. I had my girls pick their favorite twelve, out of eighteen patterns and I embroidered the girls from different countries on white cotton over the winter.
Last month when my mom came to visit she brought me some stuff from her basement. Among some treasured vintage sheets was this:
I started to laugh. I had COMPLETELY forgotten that 33 years ago I had done a similar project!
Here's another one:
I can't believe that I basically made the same quilt for myself! Looks like my mom had my great idea years ago! I remember working on these blocks and I think I even painted some in our white camp trailer with the orange stripe down the side.