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Beautiful Star Quilt

Every now and then my husband and I like to go for drives. On this particular drive we found ourselves in the small town of Fossil, Oregon, after a long but very pleasant drive through the Oregon wheat-fields and canyon country. Unfortunately I forgot my camera. I left it sitting on the table right by the door, so I have no pictures of this trip. ...sigh... I guess my age is catching up to me! Now the Fossil Mercantile is a must stop if you love quilts, and are ever in that area. I just fell in love with that store. When I saw this quilt there I just had to have it, it so reminded me of the fabrics my grandma used to wear. The label said, "Grandma's old aprons and house dresses." I reached out and touched that quilt and was instantly transported back to the days of my childhood.  When I was little I used to go to my Grandma Lillie's house. She had a quilt that felt just like this one. It was a heavy quilt with thick cotton batting. She would let me and my twin si…

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