Thursday, April 25, 2013

A Scrappy Trips Finish

I am so very  happy with this quilt! This is my second Scrappy Trips - I'm calling it Scrappy Trips 2.0.


Scrappy Trips 2.0

Lots and lots of dots and brights. This one is an 8 X 8 square block, so 64 squares per block. And the squares are bigger - they finished 2 1/2". The quilt is 84" square and I can't wait to sleep under it.

Lots of dots and brights!

Here's a close-up of the quilting. My friend, Terry Finnerty quilted this one. I talked her into purchasing variegated thread and she liked how it came out as much as I do. The pattern looks like a spring - and thought the curved lines were a nice complement to the all those squares.






Now I know I haven't shown the first Scrappy Trips I did, but I don't have it back from Cass yet. She's been very very busy. Stay tuned. I hope to get it next week
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Okay I have a little sewing time today and then some important business to take care of.

Happy stitching-
carol fun 

13 comments:

  1. What a fun mix of colors!! I really like it. I've got the pattern here staring me in the face, but haven't pulled fabrics for it yet!! Yours makes me smile!

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  2. You can't have anything but happy dreams under that bright, cheerful quilt!!

    Crispy

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  3. Its gorgeous! And happy--quilts should be happy!

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  4. Hope yo have both to show at guild! This one is great!

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  5. Oh, this looks wonderful !

    I wish mine were all quilted up and ready to spread !

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  6. It look's fantastic.

    Greetings, Manuela

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  7. Your scrappy quilt looks wonderful. I love scrappy quilts.
    Grit from Germany

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  8. A bright happy quilt. I love it.

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