Wednesday, March 23, 2011

The Pieces to the Puzzle

I am sewing the last of the blocks for my mystery quilt. Here are some of the pieces to the puzzle ...

Well, you did not think I was going to spoil the mystery, did you? ... lol! ;)

I hope to have the center of the top sewn together by tonight. Then I am going to put on a custom border as this is a twin size pattern and I want to make a full-size quilt. Still pondering the extra borders.

Have a happy, quilty day!

:) Pat


  1. I can't wait to see the borders you put on. All my fabrics are directional so I don't want to put strait borders on since the seams will drive me crazy.

  2. It's looking nice, Pat. I'm eager to see the borders you add to this design!

  3. Pretty colors, Pat. It's looking good!

  4. Love the fabrics you picked Pat. It's going to be so pretty.

  5. Thanks, my friends :) I have the top complete except for the custom borders. I put a rough mock-up layout of the quilt into my EQ6 ... (I have no idea how Jess came up with these blocks ... she is so creative) ... and I have four possible extra borders ... one with pieced blocks, one with corner blocks, and two with straight mitered borders in two different fabric combos. For any of these I will have to try to find a bit more of the golden yellow fusion, as I only have enough of that for the original borders. I have to put it aside for a week or so anyway. I need to get my RR borders done that are so overdue.


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