Saturday, November 29, 2014

Revisiting Dresden

I couldn't believe when I saw Rene's choice for December, the Dresden block. I can only remember making this block once before - in my beginning quilting class nearly 30 years ago. Wow. So really, I couldn't resist jumping right in and working on the block. And it was really fun! Love your palette, Rene! {btw, my center is 4", machine-appliqued on with a blanket-stitch.}

With this block done and soon to be mailed, I'll be saying farewell to the Mid-Century Modern Bee. I'd love to stay connected though with all of you, and will definitely share my finished quilt from April (yikes!) - probably in 2015. I look forward to seeing future finishes by the rest of you too! Thanks for the fun sewing together...

5 comments:

  1. I love the Dresden Plate pattern! I was thinking of doing some of my own, or even asking for it when it was my turn to be Queen because i hadn't made one for years either! Yours is really gorgeous Debbie! It is a such a lovely colour palette!
    We will miss you from our bee! And I look forward to seeing your next finish- you make such great quilts!

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  2. All the best Debbie. Great block

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  3. Gorgeous block, Debbie. I must confess I kept looking at it when selecting fabrics for mine. We'll miss you!

    --Elizabeth

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  4. Thank you Debbie for your block! I have it already hanging on my design wall waiting for its friends ;-)) We will miss you in the bee but will definitely be keeping in touch. Looking forward to meeting you in February at QuiltCon.

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  5. so SO sorry to see you leaving the bee. We will miss you! Looking forward to meeting you next month (next month!!)

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