Dec 30 2013

Design Wall Monday 12-30-13

This looks to be my last quilt top for 2013.  I managed to find some time to sew more green & tan 9-patches during the Christmas holiday and this is what my design wall looked like on Friday.

123013    (835x1024)Saturday I finished the last four 9-patches and sewed the center of the quilt together.  Today the borders went on.

123013A  (875x1024)As you can see the quilt top (63.5″ x 76″) is larger than my design wall.  It is hard to get a good picture, but here is a close up that shows the background fabric better.

123113B   (1024x867)This project was not on my end-of-year goal list, but getting it completed did bring the total fabric used in 2013 to 100 yards which was a goal.

Next up is Sylvia’s Bridal Sampler – yes, I am sewing on this long-term project again.  The goal is to complete rows A & B.  This is block B-9.

123013C   (1011x1024)Check out all the quilty goodness at Patchwork Times.

Marlene

3 Responses to “Design Wall Monday 12-30-13”

  1. pdudgeon says:

    WOW! i love both the first quilt and the quilt block. you’ve given me some good ideas for using fabric here. thanks!

  2. Dee Dee says:

    What a great way to use larger scale prints. B-9 is a great block. Thanks for sharing.

  3. Libby Smith says:

    Simple and lovely. Or simply lovely!

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