Flurry for breakfast...or lunch, or dinner. I made these placemats for my guild's holiday swap. A little patchwork, a liberated star and a lot of happy holidays!! I used Flurry by Kate Spain and Moda Bella Solid in Christmas Red and White.
|This corner makes me happy.|
I'm always looking for ways to improve my corners. I tried a new (to me) technique and it worked out pretty well. Instead of stopping 1/4" from your corner and ending your stitching line, you turn it 90 degrees and sew right off of the edge.
Here's a closer look at Joy from Moda (pdf).
I know it's January and Christmas is over. I'll get there. ; )
|Photo Credit: Jaye from Artquiltmaker|