String top done

I finished assembling the string top tonight. I don’t have good lighting here in the apartment like I did at home so I can’t get a picture of the whole top tonight. I think I’ll just post one when I finish quilting it.

I’ve asked Keith to put a curtain rod up over the slider so I can hang quilts for pictures. It’s the only spot with a large enough space that I can hang a quilt and then stand back to take the picture. It may look strange but oh well – I don’t entertain much at home anyway.

9 thoughts on “String top done

  1. Can’t wait to see the whole quilt, Mary. Those blocks look just wonderful, and I’m fighting with myself NOT to start doing some! I really need to push on and finish the quilt I’m working on first…

    What a good idea to put a curtain rod over the slider and hang quilts from that. I’ll file that away in my mental Good Ideas file!

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  2. It’s just wonderful, Mary – I would love to do some fan quilting on my home sewing machine — wonder about finding a template. I’ve fiddled around with cardboard and circles, but the result was less than great!

    I’m looking forward to seeing this one on the wall.

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  3. Your blocks with larger triangles on one side helped me to re-purpose a UFO! I had started sewing strips for what I THOUGHT was going to be a bargello jacket. I changed my mind…they are string blocks in hiding! I will post them on my blog when I find some blue for the triangles…or maybe some neutrals…hmmmm!?

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