Saturday, December 13, 2014
Scrappy Saturday - Carrie Nation
For the month of December the RSC'ers are trying to finish up some scrap quilts worked on over the year. This week I tackled my collection of Carrie Nation blocks. I decided that I like the on-point layout best. The chains look a little wobbly in this picture, but once the blocks are sewn together, they will (hopefully) be straight.I also really liked the layout that Katie used for her Carrie Nation blocks - you can see her layout here.
I decided that this quilt really needs some orange and maybe some pink blocks, plus a few more green ones.
So I pulled out those scrap bins and that's what I'll be doing today - cutting scraps to sew up the blocks needed to fill in the missing coloured blocks. And then this quilt could become a finished top by the end of the year!To see more scrappy quilt postings, hop over to Angela's link up.
Posted by Quilter Kathy
Labels: Rainbow Challenge 2014
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Another finished quilt in the works. Love the on point layout! Hope you are able to get this one crossed off the list before the end of the year. What a fun quilt.
Those little squares do make some nice lines in the quilt. Have fun playing with your scraps.
I always like how an on-point setting changes the look of a block. Enjoy playing in your scraps.
Oh wow. I was thinking I really liked the on point and then checked out Katies layout ad its hard to believe they are both the same block quilt.!
I like the on point...believe I voted for that way back!! Glad to see you getting another finished!
I really like this with the on point setting. Good luck getting a finished top for the end of the year!
I like them on point too--looks like a beaded curtain--very cool!
Your design wall looks so pretty! Another gorgeous quilt in the making!!
On point is always such a fun option! Love these blocks - they will make a fun quilt :)
Love it! What have you planned for the setting triangles around the outside?
Definitively needs more green. It looks good Kathy.
It's hard to believe you and Katie have used the same block. They are both gorgeous. What a fun block.
Ooh, I love this option too! I may have to may another...
Love chains of squares! Have fun with the scraps--as usual :)
I really like the look of this quilt.
this is looking great and yes more green, with me there can never be too much green
Love the on point layout. Like beads on a string. I think your instincts for additional colour are bang on.
Great quilt. Yes a few more green blocks.
Kathy I think this is wonderful! I love the way you've created a rainbow :)
Beautiful Rainbow Scrap quilt and I do like them placed on point.
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