Archive for the 'Hexies' Category

 

* Background Choices *

January 20th, 2015 at 11:29 am

Selecting just the right background fabric can make or break a quilt. Taking pictures of choices¬†is a great way to compare, and the camera lens often exposes fabric clashes. Here are several more options for Scrappy Hexies. Lavender seems to bring out the warm red tones and the more muted gold makes the blocks appear […]

* Scrap Reduction Ideas *

January 17th, 2015 at 10:41 am

These Scrappy Hexie Blocks measure 6 1/2 inches on a side. I am considering finishing the quilt with yellow¬†sashing or a gray-blue similar to what they are laid out on. What do you think? There will be some negative space and a border of which ever one I choose. Now for all the great suggestions […]