Monday, 26 January 2015

Making time in the city

Having complained about slow progress last time I reported on this quilt I have given myself a stern talking to and found some time to keep it ticking along.  



I have sewn on the strips on the left-hand side and have started to work on the next chunk to go across the bottom.  I have pulled apart some pieces I had sewn together earlier in the piece and am playing around to see if I can find them new spots  (they are the piece in bottom left hand corner and then the next chunk with the four little squares across the bottom: originally they were joined together).

I'm also thinking about where I am going to add the next red strips/border. This is where I'm at right now.


Will link today with Monday Makers over at Aylin-Nilya's and Design Wall Monday at Patchwork Times.

8 comments:

  1. The red Frame inside the top is great!

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  2. I really like how this is coming together! I really enjoy looking at the quilt top and picking out blocks or patterns.

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  3. Beautiful quilt! Love all those red pops. ;)

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  4. Hi!!!! I also love your quilt!!!!! It is really beautiful!!!!! Can't wait to see it finished!!!!

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  5. You've really made some headway! It looks great! I'm curious whether you will make all four sides the same or whether you'll go quirky with different sizes/widths. I have a feeling, but I'm not going to influence you!

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  6. love
    it is so dramatic! The little pieces, the red! Are you keeping an eye out to how to quilt it??
    Challenging
    LeeAnna

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  7. This is coming along so that it is even more striking Kaja! Your son is going to totally LOVE this quilt! I too love the way the reds play off all the rest of the fabrics. It is fascinating to watch your process. I don't know anyone else who quilts like you do - amazing!

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  8. The red strips are really making the other solid colors show up. How interesting.

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