Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Trip Around the World



This was my second Trip Around the World quilt. I am really happy with this one done in Civil War repros.
I took a class from a gal in Sisters and she had a fast method for piecing your squares. We put the whole thing together in quadrants. (like a quarter square triangle)

The first one I did in autumn colors and had bigger squares- I guess I didn't like it enough to take a photo.

I'm not sure I'd make another one but I'm glad I have this one.

6 comments:

  1. I made a Trip Around the World once and that was before I knew anything about how to make a quilt. My sister asked for the quilt a long time ago and I have no picture. There were no shortcuts in making the one I did. I don't remember how I did it. And my mother picked the fabric.

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  2. Stunning, as all your quilt post!

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  3. I love this quilt. It looks like it's been in your family and passed down. Fabrics make all the difference sometimes in quilts. I love it.

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  4. I love the colors in your quilt. I started a trip quilt that is all civil war repros, but that one is still in "quadrants."

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  5. Great quilt, Lori. Love the reproduction fabrics in this pattern.

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  6. I've never made one but I have heard of easy ways to do it, I just don't know what that is. I know what you mean when you say you wouldn't make it again but love that you have it.

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