Saturday, September 24, 2011

What’s been keeping me Busy

While I was on holidays the ladies at "The Patch", our Guild, started a Mystery Quilt.
On my return I decided to also join in but I was two months behind. So the mission to not only catch up BUT finish the top was on.

I have been cutting
001 (3)
001

Ironing

004 (3)

Sewing.
002

Hundreds of small blocks into Rows.

001 (2)003
006

Then into Squares

007

and TaaDahhh

004 (2)

finally my quilt Top.
Now I must sandwich and pin it. Sew I can quilt it.

29 comments:

  1. Wow! Im in love with that pattern! Look at you go!

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  2. Your top looks great! Love the colors you chose. Great job on not only getting caught up but also finishing.

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  3. Oh. my. gosh. Have you slept since you returned from your travels? This is awesome, Maria. So many pieces!! Great job.

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  4. i soo love a scrappy quilt - love it!

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  5. WOW You have been Working So Hard...Congratulations your Top Looks Amazing...
    Just Gorgeous.
    cheers

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  6. my goodness Maria that is unreal,you are wonder woman,that is 1 awesome quilt that didnt take you long to put together and it looks fantastic,well done

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  7. Oh my! What a fantastic effort... the quilt looks stunning! How big are the squares?

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  8. WOW - I imagine there was smoke coming of your machine ;-)
    Stunning work!

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  9. Oh that is awesome..... and what a lot of work into it.... great job...
    Hugz

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  10. Beautiful. Love the colours of the quilt. Interesting pattern. Hugs,

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  11. Oh my gosh that is magnificent!! Well done. So many little pieces you would have lost me at the first pic.
    Gorgeous.

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  12. WOW that is just fantastic... you have been very very busy... did you use scraps out of your stash? xxx

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  13. Maria, that's a beautiful quilt top
    :-)

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  14. Great job! Was it easier the second time?

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  15. wow! beautiful! what a lot of tiny pieces

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  16. Fabulous....I also went over to The Patch to look at some of the other quilts- what a wonderful group to belong to...

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  17. Wow you have been busy. The top is just beautiful.

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  18. I am impressed! Well done job! The quilt looks great. Are you going to add side borders? Pop over to my blog and join my celebration give away :)

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  19. Now Maria what sort of fuel do you use. Please give some to me.
    Happy sewing.

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  20. Wow your top looks marvellous
    So nice just from all the little pieces
    hugs Dorine

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  21. Very pretty mystery! Love the colors.
    I scrolled down a ways to see what else you've been up to. Your fussy-cut flowers are so cute!

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  22. I'll have what you're having!!!! lol. This is the part where I stall Maria, love the making of the top, then stop..

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  23. Wow! Stunning quilt. Well done, it looks gorgeous. Where will it go and how are you planning to quilt it???
    Ab x

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  24. OMG Maria... you are FaSt !
    What a beautiful quilt top. You should be very proud of yourself! :)

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  25. fabulous - I can see why you were keen to join in, even if you were 2 months behind. A great use of scraps.

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  26. Just BEAUTIFUL!! So much work. You did a wonderful job!!!

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  27. Waoh !!! You made a beautiful scrap quilt !!!
    You can be proud !!
    Florence

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  28. Hi Maria, just sticking my head in to say hello :-)
    The mystery quilt is so gorgeous!!
    There's something so warm and inviting about scrappy. Great job!!

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