Perry Moffitt

April 30, 2010

Paintbox quilt, start the timer

There is no telling how long it will take me to get these squares made into a quilt. But I wanted to share how I spent my last days of pregnancy.  These are made from all my skinny scraps. I confess I separate my scraps into stripes, squares and triangles. A bit of my OCD showing.

I was inspired by the paintbox quilt by Oh, Fransson. She is a little more measured and specific in her sewing but I love the result. I am a little more haphazard, maybe another green square, make the yellow ones bigger. I have plenty of plans for it, but sewing is one thing you can’t do while cradling a baby. Small sacrifice…

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1 Comment »

  1. These are fab…you will find the time to sew even with the baby…one day you wont sleep while they sleep and will have the energy to do something for you.

    Comment by Patchwork Queen — April 30, 2010 @ 3:54 pm | Reply


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