Tuesday, 25 February 2014

uh-oh

I'm having lots of fun working through my old heavy weave fabrics;
old curtains..a denim skirt etc.
I was going for a lonestar pattern
but then realised they have 8 points.
With this colour combination I think it looks 
more native American.
*Just realised that if I am to make this a big star quilt it will be
MASSIVE!!!!!
**This wasnt my plan....uh-oh!!

15 comments:

  1. It looks lovely - you could always make a circular quilt.........
    Julie xxxxx

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  2. I love, love, love this!!!! The colour's are perfect, and I love that it has a native American feel. Have you seen 'Folk Fibers' quilts? You should google them if you haven't, think you'd really appreciate their work. They make beautiful, traditional quilts like yours.

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  3. I like this color combination -bright and clean, I think it should look great when it is ready. You always can trim it to smaller square or any shape.

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  4. Love the color combination and it looks like a great start!

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  5. well that is exactly the kind of mistake I would love to make! Mine never look quite so stunning! I love, lovee it!

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  6. Looks like you are having fun though!

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  7. But it will be lovely and silly to not just keep going. Nothing wrong with massive (as long as it isn't me doing it)!

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  8. Uh oh......you could stop right there and do something arty like. I saw a quilt with the lone star off centre and it looked modern. Or you could reduce the size of the pieces......or not. Circle skirt? Christmas tree skirt?

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  9. Nice quilt, do you know Maura of Folk Fibers ? She is making one of those but she dyes her fabric with natural things..https://www.facebook.com/folkfibers

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  10. I think it looks native American too! Love the booties!!!

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  11. Yes I agree it has a very native American feel to it, and also reminds me of the strong, plain colours used in the Amish quilts.
    Its going to be amazing!
    Gill xx

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  12. a circular tablecloth, perhaps? I like it!

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  13. It's looking good. Can't go wrong with red, white and blue.
    Lisa x

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