ago onto this top I never finished back in 1990...
I decided it was best to just leave it as I had intended, as what
bothered me then...(not being perfect) doesn't bother me now!
Then, I was fascinated by the solid colors of quilts on a poster that
I had called, Quilts of Lancaster county... I think someone gave me a
Amish quilt book way back then too... Although I knew nothing about
quilts other than my grandmothers crazy quilts... I knew I liked what
The fabrics are pretty funny... The greens area heavy cotton twill and
the pink and blue are very light weight cottons... Cheap and thin...
I wish I could recall if there was a particular quilt I was looking
at... I recall trying to find solid fabrics, and having had a hard
time finding the right shades... Which must be why I had a heavier
weight green... I also didn't have any money, so price was figured
into it... I found a price tag on the blue and pink.. It was $1.99 a
Anyway, I was in college and skimping by, and had I finished this, it
would have been my first quilt...
Now I need to select a backing, and am wondering if I should keep it a
solid or find some circa 1990 fabric to finish this project off...
Our house phones and cable have been out for two days now...
what a pain.