Blockquote – change size of font in CSS

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    ‘Amusives’ by Margy

    In the Pinboard Theme, how do I change the font-size property (in CSS) for blockquotes? The blockquotes are considerably larger than the body text and I would like them to be the same size as the body text. I don’t mind that they are in italic.
    – My blog is
    – I have the CSS upgrade.

    The blog I need help with is


    Hi there. Try this:

    blockquote {

    font-size: 14px !important;


    Hope that helps!


    ‘Amusives’ by Margy

    Thank you – this works perfectly.

    The CSS Stylesheet Editor has flagged the second line and is questioning the use of ‘!important

    I’m assuming I can just ignore this concern.



    Yes, just ignore it. I’ll talk to our Custom Design folks about removing that warning or making it less alarming.

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