Sunday, June 21, 2009

Cinnamon Jumble

Dreary weather motivated me to settle into my sewing room. I rummaged through the scrap bin and decided to make a few string blocks. A "few" blocks ended up being 30 blocks as it was hard to quit once I saw the string pile diminishing. I depleted my stash of 1.5, 2, and 2.5 inch squares and strips.

I even used half square triangles left over from the Bear Paw Quilt. The sashing is also a remnant from the Bear Paw Quilt.

I am proud to report that this entire quilt top, binding, and backing is made from my fabric stash. The only purchase I made was thread, and of course, the price of having it quilted.



Update: March 25, 2011
Cinnamon Jumble was donated to the Quilter's Newsletter drive for victims of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami. I pray that the recipient finds comfort in this quilt.

10 comments:

  1. Its beautiful Nancy, i love it..I love color...
    Hope you have a nice sunday..

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  2. Oh my - how delightful! Your border takes the 'ordinary' scrappy blocks and defiintely pulls the whole thing together, very well! Great job!

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  3. that batch of scraps sure turned out pretty!! Strings are addicting!

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  4. I like this. Are you keeping it for yourself??

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  5. this is a stunning piece of work. nice job!

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  6. I love scrappy quilts like this!

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  7. I love that! I love how you put the blocks together!

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  8. .....clapping....oh yes....I am
    definately liking this one!!

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  9. I love that quilt and it is for such a worthy cause. Kudos!
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