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Quilt #5: Barn Raising by Sweetwater

I can’t remember now how I ran across Feed Company by Sweetwater Fabrics but when I did, I knew I needed some! With text prints of feed stores, recipes, and little red trucks, I knew it would be cute for my parents.

I used the Barn Raising pattern for the quilt.

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I did a simple piano keys for the quilting – just up and down rectangles.
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Every time I cut into the recipe fabric, I knew my mother would grieve over the recipe being chopped in half.  So on the back, I kept a square of fabric with all of the recipes intact.
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