Friday, 11 February 2011

Folksy Friday - Positively Patchwork

Am getting to the assembly stage now for the knitted patchwork I've been developing for improvers. Have decided to post the pattern in weekly stages n my blog as a "mystery project" - one shape at a time, with the final assembly only being revealed in the last week.... so all those wanting to get involved will need to follow the blog very closely.... and I aim to start on Monday.
By the time the project is completed, you will have a collection of paralleogrames, triangles and rectangles, which will be assembled into a cushion cover based on a patchwork block. A range of 3 colours and 3 textured stitches will be used.The reverse will be striped and again use a textured stitch pattern. The colour scheme will be entirely up to the maker! A copy of the cushion will also be available in my shop, along with others in the patchwork range for those who prefer to buy handmade :-)

So now to the Folksy Friday...... and a little patchwork effect offering from me:
A nice snug hat - after all we have the rest of February plus all the mad march winds to get through yet!


And now a selection from the very talented makers on Folksy:

1. Pants and Paper - Wedding Ring Holder
2. Shabby By Sharon - ACEO
3. BooBoo Craft - Buttoned Make Up Bag
4.Sweet for The Soul - Handbag, shabby chic
5.Molly the May Handmade - Shabby Chic Patchwork Tote
6. Pink Stars and Fairy Cakes - Personalised wall hanging



Pants and Paper Shabby by Sharon
BooBoo Crafts Sweet for the Soul
Molly the May Handmade Pink Stars and Fairy Cakes

6 comments:

  1. Lovely selection. Thanks for featuring my wall hanging :o)

    Ursula ♥

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  2. I like your choice of items but my favourite is the wall hanging by Pink Stars and Fairy Cakes.

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  3. Lovely pretty things, Thank you so much for featuring my tote bag ♥

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  4. Great selection, love the button make up bag.

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  5. Grat blog thanks for featuring my make up bag good luck with the pattern project

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