10 Quilting Myths, Busted -- "Romantic myths have been combined with historical facts as people interpreted the quilting past. Myths survive and thrive because they reflect people's dreams, ideals, and values. Signs of maturity in quilt study, involve a willingness to revise past scholarship in light of new knowledge, and an ability to recognize and appreciate myth, without letting them impede interpretations based on accurate and documented facts." Good stuff at the link.
The Story Behind This Photo Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity
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