...I used an assortment of linen, and fabrics by Lynette Anderson Designs for the background blocks for the applique. I love the scrappy look of using an assortment of fabrics for this project. I've recently started using Aurifil 80wt thread for hand applique and it really is perfect - teamed up with a Clover Black Gold applique needle, you can hardly see the stitches! The blocks were machine pieced together using Audidfil 50wt thread in a mid-grey shade (my favourite colour for piecing!) and you can see how I've machined along the outer edge of the border str
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