Friday, June 24, 2011

Name This Quilt.

I'm going to make a quilt out of these 20 or so FQs. They were NOT picked for their beauty.
What would you call a quilt made from this selection?
And you don't have to be nice either.
I have told Ruth Allsop what I have in mind, let's see if any of you come close.
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 Well, here's the first pairing. Am using HST paper sheets I bought a loooooong time ago from The Quilter's Barn in Vic (I think) I get a set of 3s and a set of 1.5s from a pair of FQs. Haven't pulled the papers off yet. And have discovered I don't like pressing 1.5" HST open.
You can see the other FQs paired up on the left of the photo. They were picked up as they came off the line up on the table, no shuffling, they stay as they are wether they play nice together or not.

PS: I ended up giving this project away as a UFO. It just didn't want to play nicely with me. I'm sure Heather H will tame it.


  1. wow love the colours what a beautiful quilt this will make, don't know about naming it but can't wait to see what you make.

  2. Ummm, looks like
    "Snowcone Madness" to me! Good luck.

  3. Orange Crush

    Looks yummy

  4. now why did Mt Gambier spring to mind? i don't even know what it looks like but it could be like this.

  5. Fabulous colours Del....... 'Frivolity'
    was the first thing that came to mind.
    Can't wait to see the end result

  6. Beauty in the Eye of the Sewer.

  7. These make me think of Fall leaves!

  8. Yummy colours.....Fanta Fizz

  9. Fizzle Dazzle.
    Jennifer de Vent.
    signing in as anonymous!

  10. Looks like a bit of a "Wild Child" to me!
    Looking forward to what you're doing with this grouping.

  11. "Orange Fusion" ... lol...will stay tuned!