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What Are You Working On Now?   General Discussion

Started 11/19/17 by MarciainMD; 802387 views.
Suze (casuzenn)

From: Suze (casuzenn)

4/12/22

I really like this one...it is colorful and bright, but not too bright. Great selection of backgrounds too. I would not be able to do this without purchasing...my stash just does not have very many black&whites...

bornblesse2

From: bornblesse2

4/12/22

Lynne, I like that one a lot!  Great job!

That is a very interesting way to do a QAYG with scraps and strings.  Yet you do not notice immediately that it is a QAYG.  I love the scrappy sashing too.  

Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

From: Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

4/12/22

What great quilts!.  LOVE the black/white/color one.  Isn't it amazing the fantastic quilts that can be made with simple scraps?

bornblesse2

From: bornblesse2

4/12/22

What have I been doing!

sewed a few one yard flannel quilt tops - I inserted a contrasting fabric or bands of fabrics and straightened the edged.  Then found backings for them.

then spliced some batting pieces for them.  They are now ready to go to church for tying!  Ihave a lot more flannel to use, but it is a startM

MelRN

From: MelRN

4/13/22

bornblesse2 said...

 Ihave a lot more flannel to use, but it is a startM

It's great for backing, or even batting!! My grandma always used it to back her "comforts" she made.

bornblesse2

From: bornblesse2

4/13/22

Well, what I have is not so great for backings.  It is mostly one yard or less pieces.  And very different patterns and colors.  So I am making baby quilts that are cute and nice and soft.

latterberry

From: latterberry

4/14/22

Thanks for all the kind words, ladies.  It does feel good to get a few more off the pile.

MelRN

From: MelRN

4/14/22

I'm sure they'll be appreciated!

This table is gigantic and the quilt was too big to lay out. The wind was blowing too hard to even consider an outside shot. I got the borders on the DWR I was working on at retreat. The borders will drop off the sides of the bed. I just put a 2" cream at the top. I pieced the borders, then cut to size with a 45  degree angle and did Y seams. They came out spot on first try!

Now I need to get a wide back fabric and get this quilted.

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