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Vintage Coloring Book Covers

These books were part of a big lot of coloring books I purchased thinking they might have some cute drawings for embroidery. Some of the them did, but unfortunately the pages in these three were not that cute. As is the case with many of these vintage coloring books, the illustrator of the cover and…

Santa’s Follow the Colors

I had never seen a “follow the color” type coloring book before, but I thought the designs were very cute, especially for embroidery. I love any coloring books by the Krehbiels. Here are just a few of the cute drawings. Santa’s Follow the Colors Drawings by Becky & Evans Krehbiel Copyright 1964 Whitman Publishing Company

The Very Young Mother Goose

I rewrote this post after actually attempting to make one of these blocks. Vintage Mother Goose and ABC books are my favorites and I just found this used book on Amazon.  I saw some photos of another one on ebay a while back and thought these illustrations would be perfect for crayon colored quilt blocks with a…