February 26, 2011

Quilt #2

First, here is a little shot of my sewing corner. It's in a add-on area right off of our master bedroom. I love my little corner :-)

Right now I'm working on a new quilt from a tutorial by Moda. It's called the Boxed In Quilt.  The original measurements are 50 inches by 50 inches, but I want to use it for the blanket on our guest bed so I'm making it to fit a queen size bed.  I'm adding an extra row of blocks across and down, and I'm adding an extra border around the edges. I am nervous though because in this quilt all the blocks and seams have to match up and right now I'm not sure if all my blocks are coming out to the same size... guess we'll see how it turns out.

Here are some blocks I've made so far.

And here is what I have left.... oh my...