Sunday, October 6, 2013

Pretty fabric and a new project.

I found this fabric in Spotlight and fell in love.
I am kicking myself now for not buying more of it.

I know, I know, there is always more pretty fabric coming.


I just have such a hard time cutting into the really beautiful stuff.
It's really quite silly because it is just fabric.
There will always be fabric.
I will always buy fabric.


And so, this very pretty fabric is to become the central
focus of a quilt for a lady that I work with.


This is the basic block.
Text fabric in the centre.
One of either blue/pink/green to surround it.
Orange corners.
All the blocks will then be surrounded by an orange border 
with more of the pretty text print as a wide final border.

So I have started it - in fact it is almost all cut out but,
will it be finished on time?
School finishes on the 20th of December.

9 comments:

  1. It certainly bus gorgeous fabric. I love how the block looks. I sure you will finish the quilt seeing you have 11 weeks!

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  2. Love the fabric. Enjoy putting it together!
    Leanne

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  3. Oh you can do it Claire... just remember to "smile" while sewing. With the chosen fabric... that shouldn't be too hard to do... ! :)

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  4. such gorgeous fabric Claire think i will go to spotlight today,have a lovely sunday.xx

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  5. I have every confidence that you will and that it will be stunning. hugs

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  6. Definitely gorgeous fabric. Should be lovely when finished. Hugs......

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  7. It is gorgeous fabric and the block looks great. Just enjoy sewing it.

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  8. Your blocks are wonderful, love the fabric.

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  9. Great fabric look forward to seeing the end result.

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