Sunday, 29 May 2016

Next quilt in the hoop

Lots of handwork for me this week: my second walls quilt has been backed, pinned and is in the hoop...


I really need to come up with a name for this one: I've just been calling it Walls 2, and often my WIP name for a quilt sticks in the end, but I don't like this one at all.  

I'm also doing the daily circles - six done so far, two to do today to keep up-to-date.  Here's one:


9 comments:

  1. Hmmm... I've been puzzling over a name for a while and here are some thoughts: building a wall happens one block, one stone at a time much like a quilt is made one stitch at a time. So playing off that kind of though, maybe names like Stones and Stitches, Layers, Stacks, One at a Time, etc.

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  2. It sounds like you've 'hit a brick wall'... I'd say this quilt is stonewalling you and refusing to communicate! Oh dear. I'll stop now. I love your circle. I really need to get back on track, with everything. I can't believe you're onto quilting another quilt already and I'm still jealous, mwaaaa!

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  3. Love the colors! What about Building Blocks or Brick by Brick? Something that speaks to the process of building a wall?

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  4. So glad you had another quilt to put in the hoop right away... wouldn't want to be stuck without one!
    I had some fun thinking of wall ideas...
    Just another brick in the wall
    I've hit the wall
    If these walls could talk
    Breaking down walls

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  5. Love the suggestions from Quilter Kathy, especially her first idea! Great colours and love the small piece of stripe in there.

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  6. I like the colors of that quilt. Sorry, but I don't have a idea for the name.

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  7. You have some entertaining suggestions for names here Kaja, LOL. I love seeing the close up of your faced circle with your wonderful hand stitching.

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  8. I love your hand quilting and stitching!

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  9. Your hand quilting is so tiny and pretty, Kaja! You could always change the 2 to Roman numeral II :)

    -Soma

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