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October 22, 2019
EQ and Me 37 from Virtual Quilter

Very pretty.

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October 20, 2019
Pieced Patched and Pretty Quilted 3 from Virtual Quilter

What is not to like?

There are pieces, patches and quilting lines.

That is all I ask of a virtual quilt.

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October 19, 2019
Black and White Plus 27 from Virtual Quilter


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October 18, 2019
Baker’s Dozen 23 from Virtual Quilter

Love this one.

Just a little bit more contrast than ones shown recently!

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October 17, 2019
Old German Design 11 from Virtual Quilter

I like this one, and like a return of contrast after a week with little colour contrast.

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October 15, 2019
A Whiter Shade of Pale 21 from Virtual Quilter

Getting the contrast right in any quilt is harder than choosing colours … low contrast would be harder, but I love this design.

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October 14, 2019
White on White Gold 15 from Virtual Quilter

I haven’t used anything from the White Out collection of files, so I thought I may as well keep sharing them until mid week!

I like this one!

At first I thought it would be interesting as a whole cloth quilt with cross hatching filling in the areas not filled with quilting motifs rather than applique designs. Then I thought it looked like crochet lace added to a tablecloth … or maybe knitted lace. Or embroidery.

I think I should stay out of the sun for some time!

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October 13, 2019
A Whiter Shade on Antique Gold 17 from Virtual Quilter

I think the the outer applique blocks would be a great quilting pattern!

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October 12, 2019
White Quilting 11 from Virtual Quilter

I love this, despite the background fabric not being very inspiring. I was looking for something to make the quilting show clearly as a virtual quilt rather than a real quilt.

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October 10, 2019
A Whiter Shade on Gold Quilted 12 from Virtual Quilter

Interesting idea … low contrast fabrics for quite complex applique designs.

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October 8, 2019
Annie Clover Quilted 14 from Virtual Quilter

Love this one, in particular the framework created by the quilting.

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October 6, 2019
Birds in the Orchard 12 from Virtual Quilter

Something a bit different … I usually think of double, queen and king size beds when playing with quilt designs, but one day I added some singles to the project file I was playing with.

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October 5, 2019
Beth’s Brunsvigia Quilts 4, 5 from Virtual Quilter

I like this one.

And this one too.

This is a hint of what this month’s challenge is all about … and coming to this spot in the not too distant future.

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October 4, 2019
Ann’s Album OP 15 from Virtual Quilter

Pretty and dainty, room for quilting. What else does a quilt design need to be?

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September 30, 2019
Border Beauties 43 from Virtual Quilter

Love the applique border … even though the blocks need a bit of a redraft to fit properly.

I also like the distorted blocks in the sashing … an idea which could fill in some time playing with a variety of blocks to see how they work in this sort of setting.

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September 28, 2019
Applique Elegance 6 from Virtual Quilter

It is only virtually appliqued, but it is rather elegant.

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September 26, 2019
Julie’s Block 18 from Virtual Quilter

I have drawn a lot of floral applique blocks, but I also have a collection of pieced blocks made up of squares and rectangles which Electric Quilt will turn into quilt settings at the touch of a button.

I don’t think the blocks themselves would translate into great quilts, but as custom quilt layouts they work for me … and I really should play with them more often.

By the way … look for the mistake … and count how many times I repeated the mistake!

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September 23, 2019
Stained Glass Project 19 from Virtual Quilter

I like it.

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September 21, 2019
Patricia’s Patches OP 5 from Virtual Quilter

I like it.

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September 20, 2019
Wattles and Waratahs 1 from Virtual Quilter

Wattles and waratahs, along with gum blossoms and banksias, are a few of the flowers found in bushland in Australia. I found this project fie while sorting block designs, and can see potential for some modifications to the blocks in the future … but I will try to concentrate on sorting blocks for now.

Some of you may have noticed that the midweek Log Cabin retreat was a day late. I scheduled a few posts and got the order wrong … hope it didn’t confuse you too much!

Now I will go back to sorting block designs.

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