Gypsy Wife Flimsy Reveal…

Well, I can’t believe it but I finished the quilt top for my Gypsy Wife. I had sections 7 – 10 left to finish from the last time I posted, so here they are. Only I forgot to take a photo of section seven because I was so excited by the progress I was making.…

Gypsy Wife Sections 1 – 6…

Last week I posted about how I was all finished making all the blocks for the Gypsy Wife quilt. This week I started the painstaking and puzzling task of assembling the quilt. The big challenge with this quilt is that you have to keep the strips in order so they can run the length of…

All The Blocks Are Finished…

So this post shares the lost of the block construction for the Gypsy Wife quilt. These are the Square In A Square Courthouse blocks. There’s 6 of them, all of varying sizes. This was the last block to make. It started with a previously made Pinwheel Block. On it’s own I think it’s pretty garish.…

More Gypsy Wife Blocks…

I’m still plugging away at my Gypsy Wife blocks. This block used a previously made Pinwheel block. I enjoyed the last couple weeks of the Gypsy Wife quilt along because the blocks all used previously made blocks. This set of blocks used Square In A Square blocks and added one or two rounds of strips.…

Making A Big Mess…

So this happened. For some, this might be a nightmare but for me it’s going to drive some much needed sorting and organization that has been nagging at me for a while.  In an effort to get to the bottom of my scrap bin for some long lost fabrics, I ended up with a mountain…