My buddies and I spend weekends quilting together. So I can start sewing when I get to a destination, I like to cut my fabric in advance. To transport the cut pieces, I pin them to wax paper as they are to be sewn, which makes them secure and light to carry.

-Barbara Herzog

Liberty, New York

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