The Tie Quilt

I haven’t forgotten this project….though I have tried. Every now and then, it yells at me from under a pile of stuff in the sewing room.

I liked where this was headed, but I knew if I didn’t get every piece perfectly placed, that it would look all wrong. I finally decided to put it back on the design wall and play some more.

Still playing with this, but I think I might be getting somewhere.

Btw, I used these dies from Accuquilt to cut my leaves. What a time saver!

Have a great day!

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About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing adult kids, and a former librarian. I love making everything from traditional quilts to art quilts. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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10 Responses to The Tie Quilt

  1. Bonnie in VA says:

    What a fun project. Once you lay out the pieces are you going to hand applique? This is a great idea for using ties.

  2. katyquilts says:

    Thanks! This project sure has stretched me! Good luck with yours.

    Sent from my iPad


  3. Ramona says:

    I’m working on a neck tie quilt right now, too. I really like your design with the leaves. I’m looking forward to seeing your progress.

  4. Judy Hansen says:

    I lije the arrangements – hard to choose just one.

  5. audrey says:

    Love seeing this one in the works! So curious where you’re headed here!

  6. I love that you are exploring so many possibilities with these ties. Looks like a champagne bottle opening and I love it.

  7. AnnieO says:

    I like the spray style arrangement. We saw a quilt at a recent show made of someone’s grandfather’s Italian silk ties, They made blocks that looked like shirts with ties.

  8. Oh, I like where you are going with this, Katy! Keep playing!

  9. blackeyedsewsan says:

    I DO see progress! Glad you went back ‘to the wall’…like the looseness of the last one utilizing all of your space. Susan

  10. Kathy D. says:

    There are so many directions you can take this! Looking forward to seeing what you eventually do with it.

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