“butterfly”


Serendipity, Serendipity!

This was created by happy accident when I used a not-very-successful chef’s cap to mop up spills when dyeing fabrics. This is the hatband when cut off and opened up. It had previously been ironed to a knife-sharp edge and that’s how come this looks so symmetrical.

Now all I need is a project to do justice to this. I’ve had printed fabrics that were intimidating to cut, but this is even more so!

Suggestions?

Advertisements

2 Responses to ““butterfly””

  1. New Quilt Unveiled « Text/Isle Says:

    […] rag when I was dyeing fabric.  For years this was a piece that was waaaay to beautiful to cut.  see here for a close up photo. The pink and green paisley to the right of it comes from either Susan Purney Mark or Daphne […]

  2. textisle Says:

    Click on the link and scroll to the last photos of the quilt bag to see where this finally found its home!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: