Friday, April 23, 2010

Supersize It - a little more Sew and Tell!!

Hi, all!

I FINALLY got this Super-size Shoe Fly quilt top pieced - and neither too-bright sunshine nor gale force winds was going to prevent me posting a pic on Sew and Tell Friday!! I can't wait to quilt this one - but I'm still waffling on exactly how to do it. Any suggestions? I'd love to hear your ideas!!


FYI, this quilt is for a silent auction that my daughter is holding in June to help raise funds to pay for their adoption of a child from Ethiopia. I'm hoping to get three more (one more like this in different fabrics, a picture frame quilt, and a child's four-patch) done by then. Whew!!

Later!

Sarah

11 comments:

Leslie said...

this is great...angela at my three sons just made one like this too!! very fun. what a great reason to make such a lovely quilt. i would maybe do some grid quilting ...corner to corners to make a diamonds pattern on it.

P. said...

Nice! I like the idea of a diagonal quilting pattern too.

Kristen said...

Nice soft colors.I like diagonal quilting too on those triangles! Maybe grids to accent your pattern. Can't wait to see them all.

Michelle said...

What a great quilt for such a good cause. I'm with the others--grid quilting.

Vicki @ DottyJane said...

I'm not sure about the quilting but I really like this!

Dayna said...

What a great cause! I hope the auction goes well.

Sew It UP! said...

I love supersize! Good luck with the auction!

trish said...

Great job! :o)
Sincerely ~ Tricia

em's scrapbag said...

Looks great! Should be a big help at the auction. What a great cause. Good luck to your daughter.

Amariah said...

I think it's great! Wish I knew how to make quilts :)

Rene' said...

Sarah, this quilt is fantastic! It is on my list. Good luck with the auction and the adoption ;-)