Strippy Quilt Process Photos!

We did an episode of Quilty about a strippy quilt project — it was awesome! It co-starred Chicago crafter Shauna Smith. You have got to check out this girl’s Etsy page… Two words: BABY RATTLES. These things are so cute you might actually keel over from a cute attack. Fair warning.

Here are a few photos of the process. That first one is how I kept all my rows straight after I worked up the layout on my design wall. Ah, the mighty Post-It… No one tells you you need paper and a pencil when you make a quilt, but I’d be lost without both.

Thanks for all the email, intrepid Quilty fans! We’re so happy you like the show so far…

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6 comments

1 RitaMarie { 03.02.11 at 12:23 am }

Hi Mary,

That looks like a fun quilt…..can’t wait to see that episode.

2 Celia { 03.02.11 at 3:25 pm }

Please help! How do it sign up for this blog???

Hugs,
Celia

3 mfons { 03.04.11 at 3:15 pm }

Hi, Celia!

Do you mean getting the blog on an RSS feed? I thought you could do that, but you’re right — I don’t think we have that button! I’ll get on it immediately. Thank you so much for reading — that goes for everyone. :)

Best,
Mary

4 Sue { 03.26.11 at 7:53 pm }

Hey, I made one of those “strippy quilts” recently. Only I decided to make it at an angle. I used my flannel scraps in various lengths and widths. It turned out great. Thanks for the idea.

5 PattyAnne { 04.14.11 at 8:07 pm }

I sure wish I could watch qui Ty on my iPhone!

6 mfons { 04.21.11 at 5:25 pm }

Hmm… PattyAnne, I’m with you!!

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