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May 9, 2013

Little patches of pink

This morning I got to do a little stitching in the sun while the boys were enjoying themselves in the garden. I'm experiencing a bit of a patchwork crush lately and this is just some experimenting. I sewed some patches together and then quilted them onto a piece of felt. I like how it feels; the colours & prints are a bit too much for my usual taste though. Now I'm trying to figure out what to do with it...

Vanochtend kon ik lekker een beetje naaien in het zonnetje terwijl de jongens in de tuin speelden. Ik heb een beetje een patchwork-bevlieging de laatste tijd en dit is een experimentje. Het zijn wat vierkantjes aan elkaar genaaid en doorgestikt op een lapje vilt. Het voelt lekker aan: echt als een quilt. De kleuren en patroontjes zijn wel een beetje overweldigend vind ik. Nu nog verzinnen wat ermee te doen...

Little patchwork WIP
Little patchwork WIP, a photo by HGK handmade on Flickr.


  1. ziet er superfris uit!!! Ik hou wel van zo felle kleurtjes! Ben benieuwd wat je ermee gaat doen!!!

  2. Lovely work!
    Have a fabulous weekend!
    Hugs from Portugal,

    Ana Love Craft

  3. Hi, so cute. My mom quilts. I have no talent in this area and so respect those that do. :) Maybe I can post some of her work someday at my blog and feature her too. Thanks for the inspiration. :) Hopping over from Serenity Saturday.

  4. It's adorable! And a great start to something wonderful I'm sure! A bag, a tote, a baby blanket?? Looks wonderful so far!!
    Thank you so much for sharing it with us...and I can't wait to see what else you have to share!

  5. AnonymousMay 20, 2013

    Oh my.. thats totally aodrable.. Such a lovely patch of pink!!! This image reminds me of quilting classes that I've always wanted to go for... Its lovely.. Thank you for the inspiration.. and thank you for sharing this on CD..

    HOpe you have a lovely week ahead..

  6. Thanks for the encouragement!
    It ended up becoming a pincushion: