Thursday, 12 September 2013

From Stars to Windmills and my first linky party!

I am delighted to join on my first Blog Linky party. I came across Liz's lovely blog, Dandelion Daydreams via Sarah at Quilt Candy Girl and decided it was about time I worked out how to join in a linky party as one of my goals for this year is to get better at techie things. 

After finishing the Medallion Star Quilt - see previous post - I was ready to do some serious piecing and had my eye on the Windmill Quilt pattern on the Moda Bakeshop website. The fabric is the gorgeous Tapestry by Fig Tree & Co. and the background is Bella Solid 'Snow'. I ordered this and it arrived earlier this week. For anyone interested Poppy Patchwork has a September sale on a some of the Tapestry fabric collection. I bought the backing and binding from there.






So now I can practice cutting and sewing lots of Half Square Triangles on Big Daisy aka the new sewing machine!   

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    1. Isn't it gorgeous? Can't wait to get it all sewn together. Lots of cutting out first, though!

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  2. How fantastic.
    Thanks for linking up with us.

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  3. Sound fabulous. Love that medallion. Thanks for sharing. Stopping by from Brit Sew. Marie (mlismore@optusnet.com.au)

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  4. Gorgeous fabrics there - such lovely colours! Loving you medallion star quilt too - soooo striking - a real 'wow factor' quilt! xCathy

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