Sunday, August 2, 2009

Doll Quilt continued


Pretty much finished the Doll Quilt top today. I put the thin line around the inner border because I wanted a little POP of color ouside the blue blocks. Now I wonder if it would better have been wider, and not so close in.


Once it was "finished" I measured it, and it was TOO large. Therefore I chopped off an inch from each side of the last border. And though I liked it bigger, I also like it this size.

I'm not real pleased with in in total. Maybe I will make another one with little batik blocks and see if I like that one better. There's time left, since these are not due until mid-September.
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Sara
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Gratitudes:
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Walk through the meadow, seeing liatris in bloom
Sunday drive through town
Fresh corn on the cob!

4 comments:

kim said...

I like the chalkiness of the wavy lines in the background print. It like a watercolor wash and contrasts great with the bright print. what fun!!

grammilou said...

I think it looks great the way it is. The colors are just lovely, and I really like the thin line! Aren't batiks beatiful?

GRACE said...

pretty doll quilt sara...

Millie said...

Sara, I'm one of the swap mamas for the Doll Quilt Swap. This is GORGEOUS! If you don't like it, you can always send it to me!