I love to sew, mainly quilts and bags. I am 61, married to Fred and have one son, Matthew who is 23. I enjoy embroidery and applique and prefer to machine piece and quilt my projects. I love my vintage Singer sewing machines especially my Featherweight 222K. My love of sewing I believe comes from my Grandmother - I still have the drawings she made for me to embroider on tea towels many many years ago!

Tuesday, 8 February 2011

... AND HERE'S ANOTHER ONE!

RICHMOND, second version
this time with the correct value in
the triangles.
The photo is a little dark, but the flash made everything look way too pink!

I think I like the layout of the first block better than this one!

Spent the afternoon on this and really enjoyed the process.  I wouldn't mind having a go at a whole quilt with this block, but perhaps at the 12" finished size!

Tomorrow I plan to get back onto something a little brighter - might get the Keep Movin' blocks out and get them finished.  Seems like ages since I touched them!

Happy Sewing!!

4 comments :

  1. I agree - I like the layout on the first block better, too. Beautiful work on both of them.

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  2. I like these colours...not sure which I prefer!

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  3. I actually don't mind either of them, great work Helen.

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