Sunday, January 6, 2019

sides


Sides make the meal. I quite like a good salad and French fries. Sides make a rag tag bunch of blocks start to look like a quilt.


At long last this project is showing some real progress. I borrowed this idea from crazymomquilts as most other versions involved cutting the blocks. After five years stitching these together there was no way I was cutting into them.  Needs a good press and a bit of a trim.

Meanwhile, on the other side. . . . 


Yikes - what a mess!


5 comments:

  1. Oh boy! I'd like to have those onion rings! I love the colors in your blocks, and that's going to be a beautiful quilt. I'm glad you tried that method for the borders; it looks really good! ---"Love"

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  2. Oh, I love a great mess!! Loving all those fabulous stars. What a great idea for the border. Sides are always an excellent idea. =)

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  3. I like those those borders, too. Dont you hate it when you make whole blocks and the designer says "whack off half"? Such a waste! Those papers will come out faster than you think, though when I removed the papers from my Arcadia Avenue, I had feline assistance...somewhat unwanted, but none the less, she was there! The quilt is gorgeous!

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  4. I love this one, the colors and the design. It will be so pretty!

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  5. Your sides are so much nicer than cutting into the pieced blocks. This is going to be a stunning quilt!

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