Monday, 1 May 2017

Fluttering by

A few little butterflies.


This is very much an aside, in quilting terms.  I cut a few squares, sew a seam here and there.  Nothing is going to happen quickly, but that's fine.  I don't know how long I will keep making these little units before I get bored and need to add something else, but for now they are a great way of using up odd little bits of shirting (I'm cutting 3" squares).  

I'm linking up with Ann and Cathy for their Kaleidoscope of Butterflies.

12 comments:

  1. Isn't it amazing how much can be accomplished with small amounts of time, repeated?

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  2. Interesting! Very interesting!

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  3. Your tiny butterflies look suspiciously like Liberty Lawn fabrics. Whether they are, or not, I like these!

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  4. These blocks make me happy!

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  5. Yum. I like this soft butterflies on the blues. So much prettier than on white. I think they'd make a nice border on something... Good for you for getting the "Parts Department" built up. And thanks for joining the Kaleidoscope of Butterflies.

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  6. Pretty! I love to see your projects grow and I am always amazed by your improv. approach.

    -Soma

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  7. Great way to use up those bits. After you make units for awhile you will figure out where they go!

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  8. They are so sweet, Kaja. Eventually they'll tell you where they want to go. :D

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  9. I love your calico butterflies. I'm going to enjoy seeing what you do with this.

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  10. I love these little wisps of floral amidst the shirtings. You've inspired me to try some myself! Thank you.

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