Friday, February 12, 2016

Vintage love

Old patchwork has me wrapped around her little finger!

When those bits and pieces come into my house....

I HAVE to make them into something!!

I removed the old muslin from these blocks
and replaced the aged and stained pieces for something fresh and clean.

I also added this retro fabric on the back
 that compliments these old blocks so well!!

I love playing with old blocks...
Don't you??


  1. So pretty, Beth - and a great way to use a single block! Whoop whoop!!

  2. Yes, I do . . . I find it VERY hard to ignore their siren call.

  3. love it Beth! old blocks are like old friends.

  4. I love working with old blocks too. This is lovely. That green!

  5. Why wouldn't a gal love old blocks? lol They are so much fun and interpreting them in different ways can challenge a quilter for years. Your block is especially interesting. I enjoy looking for the little ole blocks inside of the big ole block.

  6. Oh these are just so evocative and beautiful--to be cherished for sure. hugs, Julierose

  7. Beautiful way to recycle older blocks.


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