WIP Wednesday ~ Flag Block

I showed you the little flag block I made the other day. It is the center for a small calendar quilt from the Temecula Quilt Company.

Of course, I can never leave a pattern alone and I wanted to set my flag horizontally, but the proper way to display a flag is with the blue field in the upper left hand corner. Always. So I am back to their layout, almost.

I thought I would add these wide borders. But I ripped them off.

It was okay, It just didn’t have the naïve look of a doll quilt.

That’s better! I’ll be using those border strips for binding.

Have a great day!

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About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing kids, and a librarian. I have been making traditional quilts for ages but have ventured into art qulting in the last several years. I also love to knit socks and mittens and dye my own fabric. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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5 Responses to WIP Wednesday ~ Flag Block

  1. Susan says:

    Good choice to remove the big border – it does look better. And the flag is terrific!

  2. Sandi says:

    It’s adorable!!! I like the red better too. Hugs,

  3. piecefulwendy says:

    What a cute quilt, and I agree with your decision on the striped fabric. It will make fun binding!

  4. Luann says:

    Another sweet quilt!

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