Vintage Quilt Along

Have you seen “Farm Girl Vintage” yet?

It’s a quilt book, written by Lori Holt, over at Bee in my Bonnet.

In honor of her book release, the fabulous Ms. Holt is hosting a quilt along.

I was on the fence about participating,

until I started seeing the cuteness of these blocks.

Last Friday, she even gave away a free pattern on her blog for the adorable pincushion!

I tell ya, I haven’t been this gone about a quilt pattern

or fabric collection in quite a while!

The vintage-y cuteness just got ahold of me!

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Incidentally, the tiny pedestal my pincushion rests on was

also Ms. Holt’s idea! She used a thrifted plate and candleholder.

I found a vintage plate with curled edges at Goodwill,

and the candleholder is from the dollar store!

A little epoxy-type glue, and pinning is elevated to a new level!

Check out Bee in my Bonnet for lots more information, patterns, a link to buy the book, etc.

And, if you’re playing along on social media,

you can use the hashtag #farmgirlfridays to see other people’s projects and be social!.

Happy Vintage Sewing!

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6 thoughts on “Vintage Quilt Along

    • I think you’re right, Aby! The tiny blocks are just challenging enough, without being frustrating! And I like the extra little projects along the way! Thanks for stopping by!

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  1. Love it! I’ve not made the pincushion yet, but need to, and could probably raid my mother in law’s cabinet (upon request, of course) to find a little pedestal upon which to display it. I like how yours is placed up against that vintage’s’ lace curtain as a backdrop 🙂

    (Now back to finishing my FGV block 2!)

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