Misc. Monday

Two years ago, I made this quilt for my friend, Brenda, who was being treated for breast cancer.  I wanted her to wrap herself in love while she went through those long days and nights that follow chemo treatments.  She has since recovered and is doing very well.

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Another friend of mine, Jo, gave me a pillow with the phrase in the photo below.  Looking at this pillow always makes me smile and reminds me that I have such good friends.  We love and support each other in good times and bad.

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With some of the leftover fabric from Brenda’s quilt, I remade my “Jo Pillow” to fit a new color scheme in my sewing room. This line from Red Rooster Fabrics has lovely shades of red, pink, tan and cream.  I lightly quilted the top and made an envelope style closure for the back.

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The result…I think it’s perfect!

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