Wednesday, January 4, 2017

En Provence Top Complete & TQS BOM

Yea!!  I finished the top for the Bonnie Hunter 2016 Mystery - En Provence.  I changed out one color.  I used aqua blue rather than yellow.  As I did in 2013, I used a fabric to select colors, but that fabric does not appear on the front of the quilt.  I'm excited about how it turned out.  For the third year, friends and I have sewn in the new year.  A great start to a new year.

UPDATE:  I've started the ditch work for my quilt.  Yea!
Here's the  link to see what others accomplished in the mystery.
http://quiltville.blogspot.com/2017/01/mystery-monday-link-up-part-6-7.html


All the parts.
Finished!  I added an extra row in the border so it will finish 90 x 90 inches.
My "neutral" was white with black.  Looks gray here.

Two versions of the same quilt.  
The Quilt Show does a Block of the Month each year.  In previous years I have collected the patterns, but have never made the quilts.  This year, several friends and I have challenged ourselves to actually get it done.  I was originally  going to order the kit, but ended up finding other fabrics to use.

Background required 11 yards.  (white)



Happy 2017!

Thanks for checking in.

11 comments:

  1. Did you make two of them? WOW Love them both and I think I'll add an extra border to mine, also.

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  2. Your aqua looks great! Very good choice!

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  3. Getting it done. I can't wait to see how the Quilt Show BOM will look with your colors. Should be beautiful.

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  4. Gorgeous! Can't wait to see your finish on the BOM.

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  5. Your En Provence is gorgeous. I love your colors, and black and white fabrics are a favorite of mine too. Great colors for your Quilt show SAL.

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  6. En Provence is lovely with the blue, and I really love your plan for the TQS BOM too. Very inspiring!

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