January 20, 2007

Other people's fabric scraps

I had a lucky find in my local thrift shop this week– a big bag of fabric scraps. I washed them and had fun ironing and going through them all.

Pretty...

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My kind of fabric...

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More to go through...

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It got me thinking about what I could make out of them. Here is a first go – a little lavender sachet bird. The wing is appliquéd. I technique I learned in my quilting class a while back.

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3 Comments:

Blogger samlamb said...

Wow - that's a lot of fabric for one find, lucky you! And I think the bird is adorable.

7:40 AM  
Blogger tracy said...

what samlamb said!

2:01 PM  
Blogger leslie said...

i am drooling over my coffee over your fabric find, lucky you!

6:35 AM  

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