Monday, February 20, 2012

Design Wall Monday #8

On my design wall this morning was the same as the last two weeks. I think that is a personal record for me (in a negative, not making any progress, kind of way)! 
The pattern is called "Hip Baby".  I changed some of the blocks to use up the smaller scraps. This is my February UFO, so I have 10 more days to finish the quilt. 
I have finally gathered up the blocks and hope to have them sewn together in a finished top before the day is ended. There is just enough fabric left for a binding and a backing, so this quilt probably won't be getting a border.
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20 comments:

  1. I really like that color scheme. Your choice of fabrics is great.

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  2. I like your choice of colors also.

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  3. HA! Well, I finally ordered this pattern. You caught me just after I had balanced my checkbook and finished paying bills and there was something left over! I've been wanting this pattern for so long, I took it as a sign that I should just go ahead and get it :D I don't know why - I have a collection of patterns so vast, I will have to live to be 125 to make quilts from all of them.

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  4. love the look of this, and without a border makes it more modern, just like the blocks and colors.

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  5. Lime green and turquoise! Two of my favs so of course I love what you're doing! Looks great so far!

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  6. This is how I seem to be these days, the wall doesn't change or change much. I think I used to try to compete with more prolific quilters and now I am just plugging along at my own pace. Much more restful and fun.

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  7. This is a very fun pattern. I like your colors (even the dark blue!). : )
    Do you have a destination for this one?

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  8. This is very cool - love the colors and the design. Simple but very effective.

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  9. My UFO progress is only slightly changed this week too! Glad there was SOME progress and you'll get a finish out of it in the next 10 days!

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  10. It's making progress -- slow and steady. I like this quilt a lot so I enjoy seeing it. When my wall doesn't have anything new I grab something I'm sewing on by hand -- variety and reminds me to work on it!

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  11. progress or not, is well worth looking at for two weeks. I LOVE the colors!!!! I think I'm going to have to acquire some more yardage and scraps in that colors range!!!!!

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  12. Well, I'm like the colors in this one so well that I'm quite happy to see it again. For your frame of mind, however, I hope you get to make some progress this next week.

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  13. Like your design wall, mine isn't drastically changing. I like the blue in this quilt.

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  14. Who cares if those blocks have been on your design wall for weeks, I love looking at them and I'm guessing you do too! Great colors!

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  15. Yes, I'm down to the wire too. I had to get out my UFO for February today.
    I like the blue and green combo. Good luck getting it all sewn together.

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  16. love the colors in this one. The UFO challenge really seems to be working well for you! Good job.

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  17. I think it looks great as is and really doesn't "need" a border.

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  18. It doesn't need a border...hope you were able to get it done as you'd hoped. Sandi

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  19. Thats a great quilt - you CAN get it done!! Go Go Go ;-)

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