Friday, September 30, 2011

These Blocks are Ginormous!

They started off at 15" but then I found a fabric that coordinates SO perfectly that I felt the need to add a 1" border all the way around.
Now I have 17" blocks!

Blocks
I wasn't planning on making a twin sized quilt. Without sashing or borders this will be 51" x 68" and I'll have to add sashing.

Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!

UPDATE: I think I found somewhat of a solution. Let's just say that, if stupidity was a disease, I'd be dead. Stay tuned.

(Fabric used: http://www.etsy.com/listing/82324772/12-days-of-christmas-quilt-fabric-bundle & http://www.etsy.com/listing/82877305/bright-striped-cotton-quilt-fabric-1)

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7 comments:

  1. This is going to be a lovely quilt. Love the fabrics, they are so cheery.

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  2. We all have those moments, and blogger put them on display! Love your blocks.

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  3. Love this! Can't wait to see what solution you came up with!

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  4. Oh, how I love Kate Spain! Bigger quilt just means more people can cuddle under it on the couch on Christmas Eve.

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  5. Those blocks are REALLY gorgeous, mine never seem to come together like that!

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  6. Blocks look fantastic!!
    Good luck with solving your problem :)

    Hugs,
    Tatyana

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  7. Ooo... this is a fun looking project! I love the fabrics.

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