Monday, December 12, 2011

Design Wall Monday #46 - Paperweights

Wow...did that week go by faster than usual?! I can't believe it already time for the Monday Design Wall posting. When I was working on a ruthless clean up in my sewing room, I found these blocks, in various stages of construction. They kept calling to me until I gave in and started sewing them. I was annoyed by this distraction because I was supposed to be cleaning up, and because I have so much Christmas sewing to do!
But I enjoyed the sewing so much I got all the blocks sewn into a quilt top! This is a pattern called Labyrinth by Blue Underground Studios, which I started at quilt retreat in February. I wasn't feeling the love for it then, but I love it now! I need to buy some border fabric, and wonder if I can still buy the Paperweights fabric line anymore?
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25 comments:

  1. wow Kathy -- that looks great. Love the fabric choices too... at least what I can see on the internet! B.

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  2. I wasn't sure I would like the labryinth design, but when I see yours I do!

    great job

    glen in louisiana

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  3. I really like. an interesting pattern

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  4. yep I think time is in warp speed now-but look at you sew! holy moley! I like that pattern too-I'll bet you could really have fun w/color options.

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  5. That looks like a fun pattern.

    What is it with cleaning up--we all seem to be doing it!

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  6. Wow! I like that pattern a lot! Looks like fun.

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  7. That's a really fun pattern. Even though you weren't cleaning, your time was obviously well spent.

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  8. Isn't it interesting how sometimes a project just takes command and tells you it will be finished NOW!
    Very fun pattern!

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  9. Amazing what we quilters find to distract us from cleaning. I think it's fun to have a finish even if it wasn't in the plan for the day.

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  10. Great pattern and lovely bright colours :)

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  11. Cleaning up always seems to unearth "must do immediately" in my sewing area too! These look great, love the fabric choice and colors.

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  12. If you type 'paperweights fabric' into Google you will see it is available in several online shops.

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  13. Amazing! I'm sure I would mess up placement, I seem to have moments of being directionally challenged. Nicely done.

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  14. I can see why they grabbed your attention. They look great!

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  15. Must be nice to see another UFO nearly done! It's such a happy looking quilt!!! Good luck with find your border fabric!!!

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  16. Wow...you have really tackled that UFO list! This is a gorgeous quilt...one that would appeal to so many tastes!

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  17. Love the fabric choices. I'm glad you finally like it, it's a great quilt!

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  18. I like the bright colors and design of this quilt. So glad you had the desire to pick the project back up. Sometimes we just need a break to see the project in a new light.

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  19. Sometimes distractions are a good thing! Your quilt top looks great.

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  20. I love that one! Very geometrical!!!

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  21. Sometimes you just gotta do what you gotta do. It's unusual and awesome.

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