Quilts in the Barn – The Spoils!

Oops, sorry! 24 hours seems to have disappeared!! But I’m here now with the final instalment in this series…..The Spoils!!

I didn’t have much time to check out the wonders available for procurement, but I did manage to snaffle some of Petra’s fabric….

20131006-113525.jpg…the mustard with grateful thanks to the lady who raced off to get some put aside for me before it all sold out on the Friday!!

And I did peruse Mary’s space and this delightful block caught my eye….

20131006-113836.jpgI especially love the imperfections; the seam where another piece of fabric needed to be added to make the block the correct size…..

20131006-114038.jpgthe basting stitches still in place…..

20131006-114134.jpgand the pencil marks – what else was she planning? Or were they left over from the original or another design?

20131006-114235.jpgThe appliqué stitches are extremely tiny, and starts and finishes undefinable. I think I’m going to frame it……

Happy stitching
Meredithe x

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2 Responses to Quilts in the Barn – The Spoils!

  1. Suz says:

    The appliquéd block will look beautiful framed. Will you leave in the basting stitches?

  2. thimbleanna says:

    Oooh, what a cool block. And what quilter doesn’t hope and dream that after her demise, another quilter will find her unfinished work and cherish it. Well Done!

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