Next on Deck – January 20th “Shirt Quilt”

I have been collecting shirts at used clothing stores for a while now. I have always wanted to make a quilt from their fabrics – now I am!  The colors are predominantly blue or blue stripes. I think this will make an excellent summer quilt.

Next on deck: October 22, 2011

Sometimes when I am close to finishing a quilt, I start thinking about the next one. It’s kind of like how I have to find a new book to read before I’ve finish the old one. I start by thinking about the color palate and I go into my sewing room and start picking out fabrics. From there I build piles. Each pile represents the colors that will go into one Log Cabin square.

Here is what going to go into the next quilt: