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Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Really RED Quilt

I am nearly finished with my Red Rose quilt. In an attempt to be thrifty, I decided to use only fabric in my stash for this quilt. Ive had the background rose fabric for a long time.

I thought I would gather all the similar, happy feeling fabrics I had to make co-ordinating blocks. Well, the result is...ah...really RED! I fear it is a bit over powering.

I will forge ahead to finish it as soon as I can figure out a border for it.

Making these individual blocks was fun, using lots of different fabric to mix and match.

I'm hoping that a machine quilter can do her magic and I will like it better when it's finished.  Thank you for visiting me today. Visitors make me happy. Love, Derrith

3 comments:

My Garden Diaries said...

I love this piece my friend! It has the coolest vintage feeling to it!! Just incredibly stunning!! Your talents always amaze me and the face that you had all of these fabrics on hand is just awesome! Wishing you a lovely Thursday Derrith!! Nicole xoxo

Bev said...

Well, I LOVE it! You are very talented. If you don't want that quilt, I'll send you my address...I'm just sayin.... XO

Heather Schlag said...

Is it possible to use too much red....NEVER....what a great top...wonderful use of lots of fabrics...great job....