Hand Pieced Hexi Quilt

I needed a break from sewing swap blocks the other day, so I pulled this out. I decided it is big enough and should be finished.

I searched through my stash and found this green print for the border.

I even fussed around with mitering the corners. Not the best work, but good enough for me.

Now, I just have to figure out how to quilt it.

Have a great day!

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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13 Responses to Hand Pieced Hexi Quilt

  1. Norby Charlotta Bright says:

    Love your comment about the metered corners: it’s not perfect but it’s not good enough for me! That’s exactly the way I like to quilt! “Finished is better than perfect!”

  2. Theresa says:

    I follow you but don’t leave too many replys but had to on this….loving the colors and the strip border that is mitered…….you nailed it ,girl!!!!!

  3. Mary Redrick says:

    Are the hexies sewed together by hand??? I can’t figure it out — did you sew Y seams??

  4. What an awesome quilt!

  5. anudge says:

    Pick seven hexies and make them into a flower, scatter them throughout the quilt and maybe some leaves with a bit of background fmq. I like it!

  6. Are you kidding? I think that fussy cut mitred corner match is amazing! I love everything about this quilt!

  7. sue says:

    The border really makes this a stunner!

  8. Sandi says:

    This is so pretty and I love the border fabric. Good job on the mitered corners. I have only tried hexies once but didn’t get far, but I love how they look. Hugs,

  9. Anja @ Anja Quilts says:

    I think you did a great job with the border miter. When you look at it far away, you can’t tell. Well done!

  10. lois92346 says:

    Oh…the green border is perfect for this quilt!

  11. Looks wonderful. Makes me want to finish mine….

  12. So many pretty fabrics, and the border is perfect! It will be another beautiful finish!

  13. Lin McQ says:

    I love everything about this quilt, the civil war fabrics, no two alike, and the perfect green stripe variegated border. For me, the perfect quilt. Thanks for sharing.

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