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January 15, 2022
Autumn Daze 77, 78 from Virtual Quilter

I like it … old fashioned and restful.

I like the second one too, for the same reasons, but like it more than the first because there is applique!

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July 8, 2021
Bunch of Beads 21, 22 from Virtual Quilter

One simple shape … one multi coloured fabric plus a border fabric.

All those simple shapes could be cut from small scraps.

Of all the shapes I have used to design quilts, this simple shape would have to be the most versatile.

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September 1, 2020
Festival Garden 21, 22 from Virtual Quilter

Spring has sprung down under … well, at least the calendar has been turned over. Many of the spring bulbs jumped into action early despite a rather cold winter, and almond blossoms have been and gone.

I think I should plant a creeper on that trellis … or perhaps embroider one!

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March 24, 2020
Sashing or Block 1, 2 from Virtual Quilter

This is a result of trying to draw a block to use instead of sashing an on point applique quilt. It is OK, but not what I was trying to do, so have abandoned the attempt. I am showing you the two quilts I designed and will keep the block in my library, more as a curiosity than a because does what I wanted to do.

The reason it doesn’t appeal to me is that where the blocks meet at the corners looks a bit awkward.

I will continue to play with the block design until it works as ...

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January 5, 2020
Elevenses OP 16, 17, 18 from Virtual Quilter


Love the second one.

I love this one too.

So very different to anything I would normally even think of doing, so have to admit it was a mistake, but not a mistake I regret making!

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