|Canadian friends gave us fabric that they used for their furniture.|
My grandparents gave me a piece of corduroy from dungarees I had as a child.
My friend Saskia made a quilt block especially for us.
My uncle (via my Mama) donated a piece of my old room's curtains.
My colleague and his wife gave us a Chinese silken handkerchief.
This is a fragment of a skirt my Mama made me when I was little.
|My friend Susi brought a piece of window decorating fabric from the bookshop that we used to work at together.|
|Our friend John once made this batique that should have become a cushion but will no go in the quilt.|
|My aunt surprised us with a fabric remnant of the dress that she wore as a bridesmaid at my parent's wedding.|
|My friend Abi parted with a whole thoughtful collection that included her son's first hat.|
|Now I cannot wait to cut squares out of all these!|