Friday, November 13, 2015

Island Chain

After sitting on my design wall for a week or so I decided I liked the orange prints better than the darker ones with splashes of color.   I really liked the way the blue and orange played together. Made me wonder why I had never done a blue and orange quilt before. Kind of makes me want to dive into these two scrap bins and have a little play. 
After making the island blocks I assembled the quilt.  I decided to quilt waves in a dusty blue color. I ran out of thread about half way so a quick trip to the quilt shop was in order. After this minor detour I was able to finish quilting it. Then I bond it in a blue print with green leaves in it.

 Finally I broke it in last night as I snuggled under it while reading a good book.
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6 comments:

  1. Sweet little houses (huts?) :-) the colors are beautiful too! Lovely work!

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  2. Very nice. I like the orange and blue combo.

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  3. Looks like cabanas at the beach.

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  4. Adorable seaside quilt..love the colors--so rich looking..nice hugs, Julierose

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  5. This one has very fun colors and pretty design. Wonderful quilt, congratulations.
    Greetings,
    Sylvia

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