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Project

Kaffe Fassett Quilt

Project Description

What are you most proud of? That I was able to make it big enough when I ran out of fat quarters for squares. I then was able to find 1 yard each of 2 different fabrics and was able to piece the sides, top and bottom borders and make the shams. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Find stripes that you like and if it is all fat quarters, you can get 4 blocks out of each fat quarter and have a strip on the edge left over for making a pieced binding.

What you will need

  • Many many fat quarters
  • all stripes designed by Kaffe Fassett.

Q&A with gurlfriday

joyfulous42 asked:
Wow that is very beautiful..
gurlfriday answered:
Thank you so much.
Elk Wood Studio asked:
I really like Kaffe's styling and designs..looks like you did a great job on this piece..
gurlfriday answered:
Thank you, you're very kind.
Ladymax asked:
What a great inspiration. I will start collecting fat quarters asap. I love it.
gurlfriday answered:
Thank you so much, I'm really pleased with how it turned out. It is one of my favorites.
V icky asked:
I thought this was a kit and wanted to buy it.. could you tell me where to get the pattern and how did you pick all those beautiful colors
gurlfriday answered:
I didn't really have to pick the colors, they were all Kaffe Fassett fabrics and my local quilt shop, Alma Sue's, had them and I just bought as many as I could. It is like the cover on his book, Passionate Patchwork. However, I didn't do as much work as he did on his. My daughter, Carmen, showed me how to cut the fat quarters to get the chevrons. She was a big help.
Saberz Mom asked:
Love the bright geometrics of this quilt! Beautiful!
gurlfriday answered:
Thank you so much, and I like your pretty dog.