Sweetheart pillow. All those yummy pinks and reds with Aqua... I just can't get enough! All my scraps were still out so I decided I had to make another pillow, this time using an old favorite, the Heart and Soul block by Katy of I'm a Ginger Monkey.
Hawthorne Threads!!! ) I had enough fabric to get it done all without having to brave the arctic chill that has settled over New England. (True confession: I drove to the mailbox so I could retrieve my fabric without actually going outside:-)
iZombie marathon on Netflix and get sewing. It was almost too quick to whip up this little block, slap some borders on it and get quilting.
Jacquie Gerring's tips for straight line quilting using masking tape that is offset by 1/4" so you don't accidentally sew over the tape and have to waste time picking it out of your stitches.
Finished pillow is 16" x 16"
Pattern: Heart and Soul by I'm a Ginger Monkey.
Fabrics: Assorted reds & pinks from stash, FSDS Aqua. Binding Shelburne Falls by Denyse Schmidt.
Batting: Quilter's Dream Cotton Natural Select.
Thread: 50 wt. Aurifil in Light Turquoise (5006).