Work in Progress Wednesday : Catching the false back and binding

At a quarter to midnight last night I finished binding the quilt. Last week I showed how I  was tying/quilting the crazy quilt and was ready  to attach a false back to hide the mess. Over this week past, I caught the false back to the quilt sandwich at the …

Work in Progress Wednesday: Assembling a crazy quilt, tying the quilt sandwich

Last week, I was at the stage where I was still using herringbone to stitch flat the seams.  This task is now thankfully done. Once I had the the quilt top assembled it was time to add the border. Normally a contemporary quilt is made of quilting cottons. This is not …

Work in Progress Wednesday: Assembling a crazy quilt in sections

As you can see I am still piecing this top together but I thought I would share my progress this week. My key point I want to demonstrate is that I work in sections. First I join a couple of blocks then those blocks form larger units and those units …