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Project

Zigs and Zags

Project Description

What are you most proud of? Completing it as a house warming gift for son and daughter-in law. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Decide what you want to stand out the most and choose colours to achieve that.

What you will need

  • Patchwork fabrics Wool batting Thread

Q&A with MaureenCoutts

desna asked:
This is fabulous, I have never tried 'quilt as you go' but it looks fun so may have to when I see how your wonderful quilt turned out. Did you make one block, sandwich and quilt it at a time? If so how did you join all the blocks together? Sorry if I sound stupid but I have never used this technique.
MaureenCoutts answered:
Yes the block sandwiches are quilted as each strip of fabric is sewn on. The blocks are sewn together with the seam on the top of the quilt, then the seams are covered by the sashing strips top stitched on. Hope this makes sense to you.