I hope you made quilty progress this week! I am taking baby steps recently, but sometimes you need weeks like that. I am participating in WIP Wednesday over at Freshly Pieced today. Use the button on the right of my blog to hop over there and see what other quilters are posting.
The aim of this quilt is to create something that incorporates fabric from bloggers, blog-readers, podcasters, etc; the internet community that has provided many of us with great inspiration. This is such a special community of people. I love the idea that this quilt could include folks from all over the world with varied taste in colors and print style, but we can all contribute to something beautiful.
I hope you all will participate! I am looking for donations of 2 inch squares of any quilt shop-quality fabric. I will request fabric of color or with a pattern. In other words, not a solid white or cream that will be lost in the background. Each little 2 inch square needs to "pop". If you are interesting in contributing squares, please email me (firstname.lastname@example.org) or leave a comment below. I would ask to have your fabric in the mail to me by Tues of next week ensuring it arrives by Fri (27 May). I am completely grateful for your generosity!
Currently In Progress
I am working on piecing my blocks together and making a half square triangle border this week. I will need to get more fabric for the central blocks, but I have 22 of 30 finished and in pairs. The center of the quilt will be 5 blocks by 6 blocks, so I will start making strips of 5 until I finish off the outstanding 8 blocks.
There will be two solid borders around the central 30 blocks, then a ring of half square triangles. I was getting bored of piecing blocks together, so I started in on the half square triangles this week. It was a nice break. Only a few more to make!
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