Tuesday, April 19, 2011

another quilt top

they're starting to pile up. i should really finish something.
String Quilt top for Babyspawn
i got my swap blocks from the mod mosiac scrap bee, so it was time to put the string blocks together. i used kona medium gray to add a 3" border. i've seen other string quilts with a solid border and i think it works nicely to frame the bright scrappy blocks.

i'll be using my mod mosaic blocks on the backing. the top is approximately 47" square so it'll be a nice big quilt for the baby.


  1. This is going to be a beautiful quilt! The squares look so awesome together, and the border is definitely a great choice!

  2. Awesome! Love the solid border! It definitely frames it nicely and makes your eye go straight to the blocks.

  3. Wow, this is so fun! It's so hard for me to get anything finished, I keep getting inspired by beautiful work like this! :D

  4. Ooh, I love this. I have been coveting string quilts for a while now, and I'm curious to try foundation piecing. I think I'm going to have to just dive in at some point.



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