Joseph's Coat

This quilt was pieced in the early 1980's by my mother-in-law, Helen, using some pieces of fabric her mother Cora had cut out, as well as some pieces from her own stash. Some of the fabrics are from dresses I had made when I was expecting Paul; I had given the scraps to Helen and they ended up inthis quilt! The top was one of two unfinished tops in Helen's collection. I hand-quilted and bound it, and the quilt now belongs to our older son Paul and his wife Jenny. This quilt measures 81" X 87".

  • BeckySouders 6y

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  • Leslie 6y

    Well, good golly that is so beautiful. I've never seen one like that before. Stunning!
  • Q_uilted T_hrifted 6y

    I have always wanted to make this quilt. What a treasure this is!
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  • BeckySouders 4y

    Thanks to those of you who chose this as a favorite... It remains the most viewed piece among my quilts here on Flickr.
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Taken on January 10, 2009
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