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in our own words quilt

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In Our Own Words Quilt

In Our Own Words Quilt Block Leland Ave Studios/Kim Soper

If you follow me on Instagram, then you may already know that I am requesting blocks made by women from across the world for a new quilt idea.

You probably also know that today is International Women’s Day. It is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It is also a day that marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

In celebration of how *AMAZING* we are as women, I am asking for YOUR HELP in creating a quilt that acknowledges and honors ourselves and the equality we deserve. I’m calling it the In Our Own Words Quilt.

I am looking to collect blocks from as many women as possible with a hand-stitched word of empowerment that describes YOU as a woman. My word is RESILIENT. What will yours be? Continue Reading