I still have to quilt both samples, make binding for both, add the bindings, sew both, and takes photos of each step along the way.
Guess what? There will be a Link-Up party and a Giveaway after the five blog posts have appeared--get your top done and be entered to win a cool gift!
Recently, I got this doll quilt done, using blocks I got in a swap. They were sewn on interfacing instead of paper so I could not use them with all the other blocks I received in the swap so they had to play only with themselves:
Stella's Splendid Sampler is moving right along and the end is in sight, only 8 more blocks to go, so four more weeks. Here are the last two blocks, #91 and 92. For 91, I substituted a 6-pointed star and embroidered the title of the quilt on it--I just was not going to do another hand embroidery block at this stage:
So far, on the wall:
Now I know what my border treatment will be and I'm eager to start working on that. I also have several new class ideas brewing and want to get samples started of those. And Ruffled Roses is calling my name, and a gift quilt for a friend, and... So many quilts, so little time. Only non-quilters ask me how I spend my time now that I'm "retired"!
And here is why I am making this Sampler, the amazing Stella:
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