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Sonntag, 28. Juli 2013

Hot Stuff!

Hey Folks,
I wasn´t here for a longer time, I won´t apologize, but wanted to let you know that I joined instagram recently (as @berlinquilter ) and I have to admit, this keeps me away from blogging more regularly.
I´ll see what happens in the future. But for today I can show you a little something I finished this morning, right in time before I went off to the lake. We had the hottest day today and this was the only place where I could stay today. Tonight the weather forecast says we will have a huge thunderstorm, I can´t wait for this!!!
But back to quilting things.
I had asked the lovely bees from the Bee Germany and the Bee Europa for scrappy tumbling blocks. As they kept and still keep coming, I had enough for a generous sized couch quilt. I added a border of tumbling blocks all made from the same fabric combinations and think I like the outcome of it.


When there wouldn´t be a little problem with my sewing machine I would like to quilt it right away, to have my first finish (for me) in months.  But as I said there is a sewing machine problem. When I quilted this commission quilt recently the machine started to sew slower and faster and slower as it wanted. And sometimes, and THAT was spooky it even sew when I wasn´t even touching it. I already brought it to the sewing machine repair and had to order a new footpedal. So now freemotion quilting for me until its there.

Kommentare:

  1. Hoffentlich ist Deine Nähmaschine bald wieder da.
    Der Quilt sieht schon sehr vielversprechend aus. Es (und das Kissen von sunsetsewing) inspiriert mich, den Block auch auszuprobieren.

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  2. Gorgeous quilt! Although bad news about the sewing machine, hopefully you will get it fixed soon.

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  3. Der ist richtig schön,wunderbar scrappy,tolles Muster und dann noch die schwarz -graue Einfassung.Manchmal passt einfach alles.

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