Stash Busting and Head Scratching

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I have thunk and thunk and thunk about the next layer of this quilt for 3 days. I have pulled every fabric in my stash to see what worked. I refuse - refuse -to buy one inch of fabric for this thing. Everything must come from my stash. So I took some dots and some Tula and threw them together to get this liberated sawtooth border.

The picture doesn't do this thing justice. It's so dang cute I can't sit still! It gives my tummy a tickle when I look at it! Goofy - yes. But true none the less.

I used the red to "anchor" the center layers. I added the purple to balance the red and add a touch of whimsy by the mixing of unlikely colors. I messed up one of the teeth, but I'm not fixing it. I kinda like that the liberated blocks look messy and crooked. I did not, however, like that I messed up the scrappy square border. I ended up fixing that.

So now the next layer - probably will require a few days of more thinking and fabric pulling and head scratching.

Have a wonderful weekend everyone!


  1. You are adorable. I love the way it came out. Talented lady!! xoxo

  2. Very fun! Waiting for what's next!

  3. Andie, This ROCKS!!! Fabulous!!

  4. I'm loving this quilt! Each progression gets better and better. Keep going!!

  5. WOW!!! I 'thunk' you dun good!

  6. Looking forward to seeing what comes next!

  7. hi! just wanted to say good job stash bustin'! i'm following your blog!


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