Thursday, May 5, 2016
Kathy's pink and brown quilt
Kathy love's Civil War reproduction fabrics, and made this beautiful pink & brown top. There are tons of different fabrics, and such little pieces. Her work is a joy to quilt - flat and square and so easy to work with. This quilt is 59 x 71.
So many different fabrics for all the blocks. Each section finishes at 1.5" I did line dancing throughout the block, with a straight line to travel from one block to the next:
There is ruler work in the brown and pink triangle blocks. The curved section at each end help prevent back-tracking. That doesn't work with the variegated thread that we chose.
The backing carries the same colors: