Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Red and cerise

My red and cerise blocks are done for the bottled rainbow quilt along........  I do still plan to do it QAYG, I am just going to hand-quilt this (I think! LOL)
I love how both these turned out.  I am using a blanket applique stitch and using coordinating thread.  For the cerise block,  I used rayon embroidery thread since I have about 100 embroidery thread colors, but only maybe a dozen or so all-purpose thread colors.  I think I'll use the rayon for all the rest of the blocks too :)  It's finer and seems to hide a little better......

I think I'm going to work on the orange or yellow block today.......

1 comment:

  1. Those are gorgeous! I want to make a rainbow quilt so bad, and now you've just added yet ANOTHER possibility to my already overflowing brain, lol! Can't wait to see the rest of the blocks and the finished product!!