Wednesday, May 5, 2010

ORB May Swap


For part of my May Swap at the ORB Quilt Along Group, I made my partner a grocery bag holder and a few potholders from a Fresh charm pack. I quilted the bag holder, which is a Moda Bake Shop tutorial, in a three line by three line grid with a variegated green Aurofil thread that I had on hand.



The potholders were a bit thick for my machine so I stuck to a simple grid pattern. With the thickness of the potholders (2 layers warm & natural and 1 layer insultbrite), I learned that next time around I need to make a wider binding strip for a nicer finish.



So these items and a few other goodies are on their way east...could it be for you?

4 comments:

Brittany said...





very cute!

Brittany said...





thanks for stopping by my blog, and for the tip on kona and encouragement to try that dress. :) i will definitely check out that interview, and i'm waiting on a kona color card from etsy right now.

Mary on Lake Pulaski said...





Very nice Karen! Love that Fresh!

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