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« on: January 15, 2013 08:17:54 PM »

I did a personal swap with my friend mcook72667 and she said she liked matryoshkas. I found a really cool paper piecing pattern on etsy and made that panel a while ago. I framed it in solid brown and then waited for a long time, without any inspiration or ideas on how to finish it. I finally found some matryoshka fabric in two different colorways, and decided to fussy cut some of the dolls out in various sizes. Of course, at that point I didn't have any of the solid brown I'd framed the main piece in before, so I ripped it off and re-did it with my favorite brown pindot.



I finished the back with the red colorway of the matryoshka fabric and some hanging corners.



This is the etsy link for anyone interested in the pattern~
http://www.etsy.com/listing/79670242/matryoshka-paper-pieced-quilt-block?ref=v1_other_2
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« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2013 10:44:44 PM »

Cute!
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« Reply #2 on: January 16, 2013 06:50:44 AM »

Cute indeed! Thanks for the link! And I love that fabric!
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« Reply #3 on: January 16, 2013 08:15:54 AM »

Love that you did a paper piecing to match the fabric! so cute!
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