DWMonday ~ Coffin Blocks

I cut a bunch more hexies for the quilt in progress that I showed yesterday. 

I threw a bunch up on the design wall, but they aren’t mixed up enough.

I pulled them down and put them in a basket to mix them up better. Then I’ll put them back up.

 I was asked how big these are. The finished length is just a bit over 5 inches.

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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11 Responses to DWMonday ~ Coffin Blocks

  1. Sharon says:

    I love these fabrics and colors Katy! They look really vintage, which is what I usually try to achieve. Is that really the name of the blocks? I would rather call them elongated hexagons, though.

  2. Kate says:

    Such a fun set of fabrics. It’s going to be a very pretty scrappy quilt.

  3. dezertsuz says:

    Looks pretty mixed up to me! Very nice scrappy look.

  4. Firelei Jones says:

    Absolutely love your quilt on your design wall. What a lot of work! Looks like all individually cut out and an amazing amount of “y” seams!

  5. Are you machine piecing these? That seems daunting to me. I love the scrappiness!

  6. lois92346 says:

    It looks great so far, Katy. I really like the shapes.

  7. maxine lesline says:

    Great looking quilt…and the fabrics are so right for tradition.

  8. I love these pieces but the name cracks me up!

  9. Looks like a wonderful start on an interesting quilt.

  10. Ramona says:

    This is going to be a great quilt! What fun fabrics you have used. Did you use a die cutter to cut all of the hexies?

  11. Helen says:

    I love the elongated hexagons.

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