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April 7th – Calgon…. Take Me Away…..To the Spa Blue of my Quilting Dreams

Today's Kona Cotton color of the day is Spa Blue. I'm reminded of a popular commercial back in the 70's for Calgon. It was a bath powder that softened the water. You can see the 1978 commercial here. It wasn't uncommon in those days to know a brand by their commercial and some of those… Continue reading April 7th – Calgon…. Take Me Away…..To the Spa Blue of my Quilting Dreams

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March 22 – Sometimes You Gotta Strut Your Stuff!

Today's Kona Cotton color of the day is Peacock! And it's a pretty and light blue. Peacocks are really awesome, by the way! They are very social animals and like to remain in groups. I grew up in the northeast - rural New York state, about an hour outside of Rochester. It was common to… Continue reading March 22 – Sometimes You Gotta Strut Your Stuff!

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March 10 – I Picked a Peck of Pickled Peppers….

March 10 - PICKLE I LOVE pickles. Not the sour ones. I can do dill and sweet, although I like the dill the best! Today's Kona Cotton color of the day is Pickle. It's a yellowy-green that reminds me of all the things I relish about Kona Cotton solids. I'm sorry. I couldn't resist. I… Continue reading March 10 – I Picked a Peck of Pickled Peppers….

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March 5 – Kona Terracotta- I’m a Little Tea Pot

Guest Post by Diane Martin This Kona color Terracotta makes me think of flower pots, gardening, and warm weather. I currently do not garden as much as I used to because of my available space. I do enjoy perusing the garden center or different nurseries around town. It is fun to imagine a lush garden… Continue reading March 5 – Kona Terracotta- I’m a Little Tea Pot