Today we are sending Evelyn a special birthday card. She is turning 100 years young!!!!! We were to use fabric or stitching. I admit, I took the easy route today, as I was lucky I even got this card done with all the interruptions I've had today!! So I used my hexagon punch to make a quilt pattern and did faux stitching for a border. I popped up my sentiment and now it's off to Evelyn. TFL!!
Date: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 GMT Views: 845
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Wed, Jul 10, 2013 @ 12:33 PM
Excellent use of your hexagon punch Mary! Your DPs are all so VERY pretty and with the faux stitching along the border, you have a gorgeous quilt! So glad you made it to the tea party, I just know Ms Evelyn is going to be so happy too!!!
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Thu, Jul 11, 2013 @ 11:24 PM
I love the different papers you used for that sweet patchwork quilt. I had the same trouble last time we did quilts and it took a lot of extra bits to make a full rectangle - I was running out of the paper I'd used. Your sort of "exploded" version looks much easier and just as good.