Pieced,  Quilts

String Fever!

I made 24 string blocks with the scraps from my monogram quilt as well as my solid scrap bin. I have been using a fabric foundation instead of paper. I hate tearing out paper piecing.


I’m using old sheets instead, cut up into 7 inch blocks, then you sew the strips on the blocks.

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Stitched in Color is hosting a String piecing sew-along. I had been wanting to work on this project for a while, so this is a fun excuse!

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I am loving brown lately. I think I like these big diamonds best.

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I’ve been playing with layout. I am about out of scraps, not that I couldn’t cut into new fabric to finish it. Just can’t decide how big I want to go. I love a larger quilt – but

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