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    The Three-Foot Rule

    Are you a perfectionist? Does it bother you when something is not quite right in a quilt? A seam might not line up perfectly, or maybe you cut off the tip of a point? Do you get the seam ripper out? Or can you shake it off? I want to give you permission (if that is what you need), or just a nudge, to accept flaws in your work. We all make mistakes, and what might look perfect to you in someone else’s work may actually have small mistakes in it that you haven’t even noticed. We are often our own worst critics, and being as close as we are…