Clair’s Quilt

Rita on June 26th, 2012

Back on May 4th, I started this flimsy in a flurry of excitement at finding the feature fabric at Ikea.  The next day the blocks were together and a few days later the flimsy was completed.  And there it sat, waiting for me to assemble the back and the batting.  I did that on Friday [...]

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Rita on May 7th, 2012

I didn’t have enough of the dark pink to do the narrow outside border but I found an even better fabricin my stash than the peachy/pink which is now going to become the back.  This narrow border will also be the binding.  The narrow border fabric is better because it’s a bit lighter than the [...]

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Rita on May 5th, 2012

She’s almost done and she’s a pretty one!  It took some patience to get a decent shot of the flower block flimsy on the line today.  The weather is coming up for a blow and a spit later. Next to decide what the narrow border colour should be.  I don’t have enough of the deep [...]

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Rita on May 4th, 2012

Barbara at CatPatches is making a similar quilt.  That’s where my inspiration came from.  She doesn’t say how big her blocks are so I worked out my own sizes.  I haven’t exactly decided that this will be the quilt for the baby but I was intrigued enough with this design to go ahead and make [...]

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Rita on April 30th, 2012

I find that seeing an idea on the screen really helps.  I had another vision for my Ikea fabric.  I think I like this one better than the last one.  This idea is inspired by a quilt that Barbara at CatPatches is working on.  I thing her blocks are 19″ or something.  I’m not sure [...]

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