Sunday, March 3, 2019

Monday Making

I began ANOTHER applique project this week.
I am enjoying these soft pretty colors.
The pink and yellow scraps make a great COMBO!

The green is from a cotton sheet.
Sometimes I find cotton sheets at the thrift store.
They are an affordable way to boost your STASH.
:)
I will NEVER run out of that wonderful GREEN!


The pattern for these blocks came from sentimental stitches.
I have had the pattern for quite a while and am enjoying 
the applique.
(the pattern is called "sally post floral sampler")

I needle turn using the pattern as a guide ONLY.
The pieces I cut are very 'free form'.
:)

It is, friends, the stress FREE way to applique.
Does MY quilt need to look exactly like Sally"s???
Nope.


What are YOU making this week???

6 comments:

  1. what lovely applique blocks - such classic designs.

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  2. Beautiful applique! I don't like doing applique, but I love to see other's projects. This one is going to be gorgeous.

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  3. I love the vintage look of the blocks. Very pretty. Thank you for the linky party.

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  4. These are gorgeous! Love the colors so much!

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  5. Your appliqué is lovely! You know, I'm in awe of you thrift store and flea market goddesses who find amazing things at unbelievable prices. It must be like having a "green thumb" and none of your plants die -- some have it, some don't, because when I go hunting at thrift stores I never find any of the great things other people find there! Good for you; that green is the perfect shade for that vintage '30s look. I love it with your freeform appliqué.

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