May 24, 2011

Hexagon Flower Tank Top.


On Saturday night Nekos and I watched the movie Catfish, which is this super great, totally surreal documentary about a guy who meets a girl on Facebook. The girl turns out not to be the hot artsy 19-year-old she claims to be but instead is a nusto 40-something with hair down to her kneecaps. Have you seen it? I loved it.

Anyway, while we were watching that I made another hexagon flower using the same technique I talked about here. And the next day I used my sewing machine to sew it onto this plain white Target tank top. I think that it turned out so sweet. I can see more of these flowers in my future.


Of course, I dream of making so many hexagon flowers that they, ahem, grow into a Grandmother's Flower Garden quilt, but considering that just one of these flowers takes me about two hours to make I have a new appreciation for the time and craft of quilt-making.

Sigh ... 

Source: Anyone Can Quilt

4 comments:

  1. cute! i want that quilt. i love patchwork.

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  2. that movie sounds quirky enough for me to watch, will have to check it out.
    also, i think those flowers would make really cool pillows!

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  3. whew, the comments are back! That movie sounds good. And the tank is adorable. Why don't you whip out that quilt now, k? it is awesome.

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  4. LOVE this! I'm such a sucker for patchwork and this shirt is too cute.

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