A few weeks ago, I attended the Keystone Quilters Guild show. This guild always has one or two rummage rooms that allow you to pick up some things at minimum costs. I didn't buy much but I did pick up a stack of these squares. After many washings, they finally looked bright and cheerful. The colors remind me so much of my Pennsylvania Dutch style kitchen,
There was a time when I didn't appreciate these primary colors but now they appeal to me in a nostalgic, cheerful way. So yesterday I used them up. I made a table square:
And a set of lined napkins:
And then I finished these placemats that had been on my to-do list of years:
Actually, I have a long list of placemats I've wanted to make and hope to get some of them done this month. We'll see how that goes!