Tattered Garden



May all your ups and downs be with a needle and thread!

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Discovering Quiltville

A few year back I discovered Quiltville Bonnie Hunters site and became addicted to cutting up scraps. I have accumulated quite a lot of all sizes but never seemed to do much with them.

I did make one quilt Scrappy Bargello



I did a couple of her mystery's Orange Crush

and Double Delight.

These quilts didn't seem to even put a dent in all the scraps I had cut up. I think I just like organizing and putting strips in their own little boxes.

Yesterday I started another of Bonnie's patterns
Scrappy Trips Around The World

It goes really fast if you chain piece everything. The only problem I see is this quilt looks a lot like Scrappy Bargello. It uses a lot of the same fabrics. I needed to add more new ones to change the look you can still see all the ugly fabrics.
I guess I just didn't cut the pieces small enough.

4 comments:

  1. Your quilts are so beautiful and don't we all love to cut our fabrics in strips and use Bonnie's patterns. Thanks for sharing!

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  2. How fun to see so many of Bonnie's patterns stitched out into gorgeous quilts here on your blog! I've become a follower and am anxious to thoroughly check out your entire blog.

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  3. Terrific projects but my eyes really got stuck on scrappy bargello and scrappy trip around the world.

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