|Moda Wool & Needle Flannels|
He's not into fussy looking things, so he chose a very simple 9 patch block.
|These measurements do not include the seam allowances|
Every other block will alternate the positions of the lighter and darker colors. Sam chose charcoal satin for the binding. This is the mockup for the couch sized quilt we eventually want to end up with:
|Sam's Wooly Flannel Quilt - 71 x 53 inches - 6 inch blocks|
I've made a good start on the blocks, but keep having to set the project aside to work on other things. This fabric is wonderful to work with because it is so soft to the touch and has no problems with pilling, even after prewashing.
The prospect of making my own satin binding has me a little concerned. If anybody has some tips on the best way to do this, I'd love some advice!