Wednesday, 30 March 2016

just some filler...


Time for an update on my Green Tea and Sweet Beans quilt! Here's the blocks laid out almost as they will be:


All hand sewn - hand piecing, English Paper Piecing and appliqué. There was one large block missing and the pinwheels and filler blocks still to make. I want to add some darker navy into those filler blocks but on the whole I'm really happy with it.

Good job I got that picture when I did because the wind nearly carried the lot away:


 I finished the final large block the other day, Square Daisy:


Now I have lots of little pieces to cut up and sew. I will probably hand quilt it too so it will be a while before I have a truly finished quilt! A labour of love and a fabulous skill builder.


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5 comments:

  1. How lovely! I shall look forward to seeing your quilt top all completed and put together.

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  2. I'm coming in from QuiltersBlogs and am going to send your post to my sewing group. This quilt is so sweet! So many interesting blocks, I know they will love to see it too. LeeAnna at not afraid of color

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    1. Thank you LeeAnna! The pattern is by Jen Kingwell. I changed some of the appliqué blocks and created my own epp flowers :)

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  3. Nearly there! Looking awesome.

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