November patchwork challenge – orange peace and plenty

Since this month’s block has not arrived from Helen, our block of the month queen, I decided to randomly pick one myself so I had chance to get something sewn this weekend.

So it serves me right that this month’s block isn’t perfect. It is however a nice speedy one to create, so at least you should find time to create it.

I chose ‘peace and plenty’ as its Remembrance day today and I’ve had a weekend remembering those lost in war after a morning walking across the moors to saddleworth’s war memorial for this mornings tribute and I went to Yorkshire Sculpture Park yesterday to see the Waves installation, a collection of the poppies which had been in London earlier in the year. Absolutely beautiful.

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Anyway, on to the patchwork.

Peace and plenty


As you can see my version isn’t that neat, and while I think the fabrics work well together I think the pattern is a bit lost. And it serves me right for picking the block, some of my seams don’t line up… Grrrr.

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