Sunday Sewing

Fancy Farm Girl, Block 9 of Hazel’s Diary Quilt, is complete with the addition of the appliqué in the center:

I’m happy to report the appliqué process went well today. A good thing, as a couple of weeks have passed with no appliqué at all. Maybe I just needed a little break.

I departed from designer Shelly Pagliai’s design by rotating the leaves a quarter turn and enlarging the motif by 20%. When the block is set on point, as it will be in the finished quilt, the leaves form an X rather than a +:

Coco kept me company:





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4 Responses to Sunday Sewing

  1. Jeanne says:

    What is it with cats and boxes and bags?
    Coco says that container is just the right size.
    I bet she likes to settle on whatever magazine or newspaper someone is reading, too.

  2. Vickie says:

    The block looks great!

    Coco looks like she might be more comfortable in a slightly larger container.

    Happy holidays!

  3. Diane says:

    That Coco is just too much! She always makes me laugh!

  4. Anna says:

    Queen “Coco,” we adore. Love the quilt block!

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