Friday, July 20, 2007

Star Doll Quit

This is the first project I made with my newly cut scraps. It was wonderful to just pick the pieces and they were all cut to size. It took about 10 min to pull the block pieces and I was ready to start sewing. The center squares are 2.5" before sewing. The corners of the blocks are 1.5" squares. For the star points units I used 1.5"x 2.5" bars. I sewed 1.5" squares across the corners folded them over (like a flying geese unit) . I used 2.5" strips for the borders. I still can't believe how easy it is to sew using my newly organized and cut scraps.


Helen in the UK said...

This is so cute - love it! Great colour choice and congrats on starting to use all your newly trimmed scraps. .... could become addictive :)

Lisa D. said...

What a great doll quilt! It sure does help my creativity when I'm organized. Congrats for getting your scraps all corraled and then actually using them!

Angie said...

What an absolutely adorable little quilt!! Your fabrics are beautiful! Thanks so much for including your cutting sizes. :>

Jeanne said...

I love your little doll quilt. Miniatures are so much fun to make.

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Bizarre Quilter said...

This one is my favourite doll quilt. I love sawtooth stars, and I love the coordinated use of scraps.