This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on August 29, 2008. Update on the girl: She is now a senior in college, doing well. 🙂
A friend’s niece was hit by a drunk driver earlier this month. Unable to do anything else for the girl, I ask if I could make her a quilt. I was told she likes blue and green. I like the log cabin pattern. It goes together quickly and the blocks can be arranged in various ways to showcase the colors — straight setting, sunshine and shadow, furrows, and barn raising.
Now I have a plea: