Some of you may remember that I made a Scrappy Trip Around the World quilt a few years ago as a wedding present for friends, and another one for a friend’s baby. The larger quilt was queen size: here it’s being held up by my father (6’4″) who is standing on a chair: The smaller … Continue reading Scrappy Trip Around The World, take three
Just a brief teaser: this is a small-scale look at what the back of my scrappy trip quilt will look like. I’ll be doing 7×7 12″ squares on the back, in imitation of the scrappy trip blocks. Of course, the cat just had to help: Happy (early) President’s Day and happy Sunday! Continue reading Sunday Something
I’ve really been enjoying the Scrappy Trip-Along quilt, especially seeing all the other pictures in the flickr group — it’s great to see the different color and fabric choices! I’ve been planning on making my quilt 8×8, to be a (really large) queen size with plenty of drape, with a narrow solid border around the … Continue reading A little bit louder?
I haven’t been making much progress lately — I’ve done eight more blocks for my scrappy trip quilt, for a total of 38 blocks finished, and I made up two more blocks for the INSPIRE circle of do. good stitches, because my first two got lost in the post. What are you all working on? Continue reading Another verse, same as the first
Well, I’ve finished 30 blocks for my scrappy trip quilt, and officially run out of floor space in the room in which I sew. Ooops. I’m going for either 7×8 or 8×8 blocks, so I’ve got either 26 or 34 more blocks to go. It’s still fun! I discovered last weekend that I can strip … Continue reading Scrappy Trip Quilt (& other projects)
I’ve got a half-dozen works in progress, but only one of them has been getting very much attention recently. I’ve been making pretty steady progress on my Scrappy Trip-Along quilt, though I fully expect things to slow down for me now that classes are back in session, and my assistantship starts up again. Thankfully, the … Continue reading Scrappy Trip-Along (WiP Wednesday)
This year, I’m going to be participating in the 2013 Finish-A-Long. It looks like a lot of fun, and like a great way to get me to finish some of these projects that have been sitting around forever. There’s no penalty for listing more things than you can finish, so I’m going to make a … Continue reading 2013 Finish-A-Long