School’s out. It’s Friday and Pay Day, when you’re a teenager does it get any better?!?!
The quilt below was made for my daughter’s room when she was about 2 years old. Every block was hand quilted.
There was the brass queen size bed that changed from the guestroom to her room. There was pastel country bunny wallpaper—in cute country wagons, I think. The quilt completed the picture of Sugar and Spice and everything nice. Today the quilt is in the linen closet. Not because it’s worn out or because furniture changed. My daughter just grew up. Today her room is bright orange, vivid purple, and brilliant green. Quite a contrast—yes?!?. You walk into her territory and without a doubt it’s her. There are snapshots of friends on every wall, stuffed animals for every occasion, and dried dance flowers too dear to part with. She may have been the pastel blue, pink and green once, but animated colors definitely fit her now.
But I’m still holding onto this quilt, because I can remember when……