Thursday, January 12, 2012

My Creative Space

I have been getting in a bit of sewing these past few weeks, so thought I would share some of my projects with you.

I have to admit quilt patterns scare me, I don't know why. I think it may be all the precise measuring... I am more of a wing it person myself, so after looking at about 5 different patterns that I could use my for jelly roll of Summer House by Lily Ashbury for Moda and still having no idea what I wanted to do, I decided to just layout all my fabric and go from there.

So I did:

And then I cut the strips in half


And then I started sewing them together. When I started sewing the strips I figured out how I am going to form my quilt top. But you will just have to wait until the big reveal to see what I decided to do. Fingers crossed it works!

My WIP's hanger...
In true Amy fashion I have stopped half way through and started on something else.


But hey at least I finished the bunting!



I will be getting back to my quilt on the weekend and hopefully finish the quilt top now that I have the fabrics I needed for the boarders.

Have you been creating anything lately? 

I am linking up with Create with Joy for Inspire Me Monday

6 comments :

  1. I love Summer House. Such a beautiful range if fabric. That designer has some new fabric due out soon. I've ordered and can't wait.

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    1. Oh don't tell me that! I have put myself on a fabric ban until I use up at least half of my stash!

      And just a side note, this is my first comment using the new threaded comments that blogger have rolled out, so excited I may just do a happy dance!

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  2. im excited to see the quilt!! a little disappointed i have to wait...but im sure its going to look gorgeous. Good Job!!
    xx Debb

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  3. love amy style, it is a bit like Miss Prudence style!!! It is going to look gorgeous!

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  4. You have been sewing with such gorgeous fabrics.

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  5. Thanks for sharing your beautiful creative space at Inspire Me Monday - I can't wait to see what you do with your fabrics!

    Ramona
    http://create-with-joy.com

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