Wednesday, May 13, 2015
WIP Wednesday - Liberated Quilt Top
Quilt top I finished recently
I started with a group of blocks, some made in Liberated Quiltmaking style, some leftovers from other blocks.
I attached a narrow black border to each to square them up.
To the smaller blocks I added a blue print, which I bought years ago for this project. I intended to use the print as the quilt's border. I figured that adding the print to some of the blocks would make them larger, plus tie the inside of the quilt to the outside.
I added a red border to each block to bring each to a specific size. The red had been in my stash for a few years.
Blocks all sewn together. I liked the bold red background, and decided not to use the blue print as the border. However, I will use the blue print on the back of the quilt, which will tie the back to the front.
I hope to finish the quilt this weekend. The completed quilt will be donated to a local agency that helps abused people.