A colorful Dove in the Window block
Dove in the Window is another quilt block published by ruby Short McKim in One Hundred and One Patchwork Patterns in 1931. In the text for this pattern she noted that this is “a rather intricate block to piece but a charming and unusual one when done.”
Dove in the Window
Mourning Doves resting on a tree branch or picking up seed from the ground under a backyard bird feeder are a familiar scene viewed from Loudoun County windows.
Ruby Short McKim's Dive in the Window pattern. Mourning doves are common across the county