Tuesday, May 11, 2010

owls and friends continued.

Ta Dah!
Fun backing.

I didn't have enough of the right fabric
for the back, so it's pieced.
I think NOT HAVING actually stretches our creativity.
Don't you think?

I had a lot of this left over.

A lightbulb moment then happened for me!

"What if I cut all those strips to 2 1/2" wide?
They'd make a great binding!"

And they did!!!


  1. You are so right... not having DOES stretch our creativity... love your quilt AND the backing AND the binding!

  2. I agree! I love the backing, so much more than a plain one. I'm piecing almost all of my backs these days! And your binding is great!!

  3. This is beautiful! I LOVE the pieced backing and binding! Especially the binding. The colors work so well together. The whole thing is so pretty!

  4. You are so right! Yours is definitely creative...the backing and the binding!

  5. Yay! It's just perfect. I love the pieced binding. And yes, I actually don't mind running out of fabric anymore because it's then that I can get creative.

    Jennifer :)

  6. Love the front, the pieced backing and the scrappy binding! I agree, making do stretches your imagination and feels so good.


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