QUILT INFO

I used an Electric Quilt applique design and modified it slightly to make this basket block.

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

THE SECOND "PIECE AND PLENTY" QUILT IN THE WORKS

I am pushing to get the second "Piece and Plenty" basket quilt top finished yet this week.  I am getting close. I have one or two applique blocks to go and three star blocks to make.  I know one of the blocks that needs to be made will be applique.  Possibly a pieced basket on the second.  I did not like all the original blocks for the quilt and have replaced with ones I like better.  I did the same thing on the first one I made from the pattern.  Here are a few sections of the quilt.  I have more parts together but did not photograph them.


It is a rainy day here today.  A great day for being in the house sewing.  I hope you can find time to do the same.
Karen

22 comments:

  1. This quilt is so cute! It's clouded here in Texas, but all we got was a sprinkle.

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  2. Such gorgeous work! I love your choices in fabrics a lot. I think I've been missing a lot of good things in blogland lately:)

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  3. Amazing work and very sweet quilt!! LOVE IT!!
    P

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  4. I would readily welcome the rain. We haven't seen much and the wild fires have started. I changed a few of the blocks when I made this quilt too. I like your changes but I have to say YOU ARE AMAZING to have made two of these quilts. I thought I was doing good to get one done.

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  5. Beautiful! Just so good looking and love the changes you made! Greetings
    Lida

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  6. Love your quilt on the header! And another great looking Piece & Plenty quilt too! Is this one going faster since you already did it once before?

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  7. It's growing into a wonderful quilt! Love the quilt in your header! LOVE it!

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  8. You are really moving along on this 2nd quilt. I LOVE your personal changes to the pattern!

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  9. Love what your doing and your new header!

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  10. Lovely combination of images done in great colours. Very, very nice.

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  11. Beautiful new header quilt, Karen.
    This second quilt is another charming piece--made even more so by your personal touches. I, too, love changing up a pattern to make it my own.

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  12. You just amaze me at the amount of projects to have going on! Best, you finish them! They are all so lovely! I do love your style of quilting! Gorgeous! Thank you so much for sharing! Cheers!

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  13. Karen,

    Why are you making a second quilt? Will it be a gift? It looks similar to my friend's quilt like it? Did you have 2 kits of the fabric?

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  14. Karen, I love those little,plain blue and wite baskets along the bottom...they look so "old"...I really like the whole thing a lot...Julierose

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  15. I love how this one is coming along, the colors as so great. That bluey teal color is perfect with the browns/creams. Cloudy day here, it was our second day of summer and now it's supposed to turn back to cloudy and rain. What's the difference? I did see the sun yesterday though, when I was an hour south of here.

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  16. very pretty. i have changed patterns before too.

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  17. Gorgeous, gorgeous fabrics and love the pattern!

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  18. Tienes unos trabajos preciosos!!! me hago seguidora.

    Saludos, Carola.

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  19. Your sections are fabulous! Love your fabric choices.

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  20. Oh my Karen, GORGEOUS!!!! Love your header too. :)

    Carolyn

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