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Faded Memories Blog Tour

I feel privileged to be part of  Gerri Robinson of Planted Seed Designs fabric tour.  When I met Gerri and saw her quilt designs and fabrics  I knew right away that she was a keeper.  She is incredibly talented and her expertise shines  in the selection of color, texture and illustration of this fabric collection called  Faded Memories

Gerri has designed some beautiful quilts  to go with this collection.  She has a book available now called "Casual Classic Quilts" It's filled with 9 beautiful quilt designs.

 With luscious reds, country blues, deep navy blues, and some creams and beige's mixed in...  how can you not want to make quilt blocks.

I could not resist making the traditional Dresden Plate block. This quilt block is addictive.

 I used a pattern you can download from Craftsy called  "The Retreat Bag" by Janelle MacKay
Super easy! Super fun!

You can purchase the wire frames from your  local quilt store. Don't be intimidated...they are super easy  to insert in the top of y…