This is my 12th finish for this yr. Seeing this top is scrappy I decided to use the 4" cw fabric squares I've been collecting for awhile for the backing so it's a real scrappy quilt.
Just finished this quilt top today thinking for me it's too scrappy, it is 60" square and thinking I might add a border like a tone on tone no pattern to frame it in and make it abit bigger, any suggestions?
Well haven't been sewing for a month as I've had my grandaughter here she had gone home so I made the next bom block from another group and got a pic of them together, just 1 more block and I can get this assembled. I've got 70 blocks done for the Sylvia's Bridal Sampler so that leaves 70 more to go, might make a few later this afternoon
Sadie's Sampler is now complete
Yesterday I got the fabric for the next 4 blocks, just finished them. This is an 8 month BOM in which I receive fabric for 4 blocks there are 48 total 7.5" finished blocks between the blocks there is a block like the irish chain  all in civil war fabric. I'm likeing how this is turning out. I have to make more flying geese for another BOM in my quilt group had ran out of background fabric and it came yesterday… Continue
SITP is my first finish for 2009, it's now hanging in the livingroom where each quilt gets it's turn to be displayed. I whip stitched some batting strips together for the next quilt top now I need some backing, don't know if I'll piece it with my stash or wait and get some wide fabric. Checked mail for my fabric for another BOM ,still not…
Added by Linda/B.C. on January 27, 2009 at 3:39pm — No Comments
Just finished loading SITP on the frame found enough muslin for the backing and pulled the batting out of the bag to fluff. Need to clean sewing room up a bit, no more sewing right now as I'm all caught up with my projects, waiting for more background fabric for more flying geese for a BOM on one of my other quilt groups, need 120 and I think I've got 101 done, hope everyone has a great… Continue
Today I made the last 2 Lady of the Lake blocks and attached them with the sashing and cornerstones so now I have to study the borders to figure out size, if I can't I'll just put it away til the instructions come out probably sometime in Nov.
Added by Linda/B.C. on January 21, 2009 at 3:32pm — No Comments