Every now and then I need something that isn’t quite so small and fiddly. This next project has been around for a while but I don’t know if I’ve ever actually taken a picture of it and shown it here. It’s a public domain design from EQ7 called Sapphire Net, and it’s a perfect candidate for English Paper Piecing.
The octagon shapes are 5 1/2 inches long, and are perfect candidates for using up some of my large scale floral stash I have hanging around here. So far it measures 24 inches across. Whether I make it any bigger than this or not is yet to be determined. There will eventually be papers and pattern available for this in our web store. I’ve been working on it this week when I get tired of Leo’s tiny pieces.
I’m linking up to Kathy’s Slow Sunday Stitching, before going back to more stitching.
Your piecing is amazing...so delicate and exact!ReplyDelete
That was cool to see the pieces spread out like that... I was wondering how you sewed the units together. So glad you are enjoying this project! Thanks for linking up!ReplyDelete
Oh my, such lovely fabrics with neat and tidy stitches. I understand needing more than one project to work on.ReplyDelete
Both are amazing projects. I'm intrigued by both, but especially Sapphire Net.ReplyDelete