GRETCHEN, 6″, Light
This block received its name, Gretchen, in the Kansas City Star in 1932. It has also been known as A Feather Bone Block (Kansas City Star, 1950) and Old Maid’s Quilt (Oklahoma Farmer Stockman, nd).
Do we have any Gretchens in the group?
Download June 14 instructions (as .pdf).
Beyer, J. (2009) The Quilter’s Album of Patchwork Patterns, p. 212
Brackling Press: Elmhurst, Illinois
Thank you to Charlott Sundahl of Mossby Quilt Shop in Sweden for the hint about aligning your rulers!
Fabric Image Credit:
Cosy Home from Stof Fabrics