For the last 5 years, when Linda and I have gone to the International Quilt Festival we stayed at the Holiday Inn Express hotel….2 blocks away from George Brown convention center.
Each year I have looked fondly at the carpet in the halls and entryways…..
I have taken numerous flat photos of the designs (and my feet!!)…..
….and have dreamed of the quilt that I could make like this.
This year I decided to do something about it!!!!
So, I visited the Cherrywood Fabrics booth, took my phone with these photos, and picked out fabrics to use in the quilt……
Maybe if I have spent the money on the fabric, I will actually MAKE the quilt!
My original thought was to applique the teardrop shapes but, after seeing this quilt at the festival…..
….I have about decided to cut out each circle and then cut away the teardrops.
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