A fourth 1930s scrap quilt

This is a final quilt made using leftover fabric from the faceted jewels quilt.

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The thought of trimming 396 squares was quite daunting, so I did it bit by bit over several months.

I’m pleased with the final layout, which is perfect for such a large number of blocks. Another option was zigzags:

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Yellow arrows

The starting point for this quilt was 20 half-square triangles, half light grey, half dark grey. These were the offcuts from the flying geese blocks in this quilt.

I really like the expanses of grey and I find them very calming.

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