Monday, July 10, 2017

July

A few more Celebrating Mary Brown blocks are finished this month.

This block had some small corner appliques that were a good opportunity to try some broderie perse.

The center is cutaway applique. These blocks are very relaxing to me, I could do a whole quilt of just this.

I got a little carried away with fussy cutting in this block.

Probably less is more, but I did't really realize I had put in so much until the block was finished.

This little leaf quilt is for a charity auction this fall for my local quilt guild. I had 60 donation leaf blocks and a couple yards of leftover background fabric to assemble into a quilt top.

There is enough fabric for a 2 1/2 inch border but I am not sure if it needs it. It measures 72 x 81 like this so that is a nice size already.

Happy Summer all,

Cheri

Flower garden on a recent walk...

 

7 comments:

  1. Love seeing your July blocks. I don't think you can ever have too much fussy cutting. Your blocks look awesome. Wow! What a flower garden!

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  2. Seeing your Celebrating Mary Brown blocks, makes we want to dive into making the quilt. They are gorgeous. What beautiful flowers. Thank you for sharing.

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  3. You got lots of practice stitching leaves in the first block. All your blocks are well done.

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  4. Merveilleux travail, splendide!

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  6. Ohh, your applique in STUNNING!! Gorgeous stuff here and love those flowers!

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