Gypsy Sampler

I am working on the sample quilt for my new ‘Gypsy Sampler’ pattern.
One sample will be made with silk. I started out choosing 9 colors plus white
and auditioned some ribbons for a bed scarf.


I first had to stabilize the silk to stop the raveling process. I use an ultra-light fusible interfacing.
After stabilizing everything I started cutting and piecing.

This is a sneak peek at where I am in the sewing process.




I love working with silk. It is such a beautiful fabric! The colors are vibrant and alive.
Come back to check out the progress.

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About Debbie Maddy

I am a quilt designer, fabric designer, author, lecturer and international traveling teacher. I love sewing, quilt making, jewelry making, fabric dyeing, cooking and traveling to teach. I especially like meeting new people ..... Seeing old friends.
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One Response to Gypsy Sampler

  1. I love it! says:

    I bet earth tones with smokey grey would be gorgeous!

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