Honoring Veterans in our Lives
As I was reflecting on Veterans Day, I realized that many of us have relationships with Veterans that we would like to honor. Give one of those a call today and let them know you appreciate them. I personally plan to call my Uncle who served in the Korean war.
Honor them with a Quilt
There are a number of awesome free patterns on the internet that can be used for a quilt to honor a veteran. Obviously anything with a star theme works well. Also any quilts in patriotic colors. Let me share a couple of them.
Star Struck by Terri Karash. The design is by Quiltville and is offered as a free pattern on Quiltville's website.
Pinwheel Plus offered on the Quilts of Valor Foundation website. If you are not familiar with Quilts of Valor, check out their mission and how to participate.
Favorite Quilting Patterns for a Veteran's Quilt
20% Discount - Veterans Day Offer
If you are interested in me quilting your Veteran's quilt, I will offer you a 20% discount for any bookings using these edge to edge designs during the month of November. Just mention this post. (Note that you do not need to send me the quilt in November -- just complete the booking at this time.) Information and standard rates on my machine quilting services are available on my website, or just send me a note to schedule an appointment to discuss.
Here is the full-size picture of the quilt I did with Star Dance quilting.
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