Playing with Red, White and Black

October 14, 2009 at 1:48 pm 2 comments

beccas sept blocks

I got a late start on Becca’s September Stash Busting Bee blocks so I made some extra ones as atonement. Her focus fabric was the retro kitchen print and she loves wonky log cabins. She also sent some of the large red checks. I found some nice coordinates from the shirting fabrics that I received. I’ve also been playing with Metro Market and Mingle which was perfect. I made the requested 10.5″ block and four 5.5″ blocks.

Here’s my Metro Market and Mingle project… placemats, ready to be quilted.

metro placemats

And just because I can’t resist a wonky log cabin or a cute chicken print…

rwb chicken block

maybe it will be a trivet for a placemat set. Isn’t it cool how the chicken on the left seems to have his backside completed by the swirls in the black print? Totally random, I swear.

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2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. arlijohn  |  October 15, 2009 at 10:02 am

    Really cute. Red, white and black just says fun.

  • 2. Amy Seven-Stitches  |  October 26, 2009 at 2:55 am

    They look wonderful. The Metro Market fabric ties in beautifully with both the colours and the theme.

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