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Pirate (PIRATE_SR) said:
WHAT??? You're not going to stack them up until you have a hellacious pile? What a novel idea
As in "You're not going to follow my example!"?
This quilt looks like I’m sober so I’m glad I made myself do a second one. I had to get out of the feathers, long swirls, and pebble rut.
I will say this is a dead ass boring all over pattern and I probably will confine it to nice wide borders from now on.
I have been quite busy with work. We are getting sold and so all the corporate people are scrambling like rats on a sinking ship. We are trying to just keep our heads down and count down the days.
That bird house wall hanging is very cute. When I clicked on the link, it becomes larger and right side up. Your picture uploads are working.
There's enough color in your hexie quilt to make some baby happy. Sorry you didn't like it. With scrap quilts, some come out more pleasing to the eye than others.
Dee in TX (DBRADFOR3) said:
all 10 tops are quilted
Wow! That was fast. Will you machine bind them? That shouldn't take too long.
This might be my sixth or seventh or eighth jelly roll quilt;
Another happy looking quilt! The border fabric is perfect. I also love the scrappy binding.
I have been quite busy with work. We are getting sold
Just what you need, more upheaval in the midst of the pandemic. Hope all works out smoothly.
Did you get an envelop from me?
Cathy (cacnurse1) said:
Did you get an envelop from me?
I did and I thank you so much! Pita said y’all were the nicest people ever. He never says anything nice so it was quite astounding. Thank you ??
binding binding binding. 5 bindings attached but not sewn down. I am out of the fabric I used for the borders on 3 of the remaining ones so I need to decide what fabric to use. I sat outside yesterday afternoon and attached all the labels, it was a very pretty mild spring day, little bit of a chill but not too windy. Very pleasant listening to the birdies.
I just realized I never finished my reverse applique. I had been waiting until new sofa & chairs were received to make sure I still wanted to use it in the original place. I put the unquilted top on the coffee table just to see how I liked it and then forgot all about it. I think I'm going to make it a large hexagon - but not sure how I want to finish it out. I was thinking of some sort of pieced border around the outside to frame the applique. But I'm having a hard time visualizing what I want. Maybe I'll just some some simple quilting then do a binding in the same fabric with a flange of the gold. I don't want to distract from the applique but I also want to finish it out nicely - lots of work on the applique. Any thoughts/suggestions?
Sorry, but I cannot enlarge the small photo of the applique.
I see eight points on the design so offhand I do not envision a hexagon design; did you mean an octagon? An octagon would be good. I am not sure about a pieced border, though. My gut says a solid border.
But then I am merely looking at the very small photo so my opinion is a very small one ....