Thursday, July 13, 2017

Colourful Directions

At last I have found time to take some photos of this cot/lap quilt that I finished back in April!

It is a jelly-roll pattern from a library book that I have since returned and, 
as we are about to shift house tomorrow, all my notebooks/sewing books have 
been boxed up and so I can't tell you just what pattern that was! I will edit 
the post once I have unpacked all my gear in my new sewing/spare room at the new place.

I quilted with a large, all-over stipple.

While it is a jelly roll pattern, I actually used yardage that I cut into strips. I wanted nice bright colours and used the green solid as the sashing to tie it all together nice and vibrantly.

The owl fabric is the reason I went with bright colours - I've used the rest of it for the backing along with leftover strips of the bright fabrics.

It measures 52" x 55.5". 
Not sure where it will end up or who will get it but I guess the 
right person will come along at the right time!

Linking up with Kelly's Needle and Thread Thursday - hi everyone "kia ora!"

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