Friday, 28 October 2011

Dunelm Patchwork sofas...

Decided l needed to make a start, at least decide on which fabrics l was going to use and how l was going to put them together...blocks of or do a really patchwork. Still not sure on the how but made decision on which fabrics....1 STRIPE (main fabric) 2 SPOTS and a BROCADE

But do l go mad add more fabrics and patchwork all the fabrics together in random shapes?
or 
use the main stripe as the big areas and the spots as edges? 
or 
one side of stripes and the one in spots with the brocade and second stripe as the edges?

or
cut all the pieces (for one sofa)...one fabric for each piece then decide on making it more patchwork or keep the panels in a single fabric?

At least l've actually made a start
Have a thoughtful Thursday
hugs to all x

7 comments:

  1. I really love the colours you've chosen Suz and am certain the finished result will be perfect :-)
    Hugs,
    A x

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  2. This is the second time in a row I have posted and the second time my comments have disappeared!
    I love the top left picture in your montage. I really like the mix of different fabrics and now your living area is starting to look like you. Plenty of colour and pattern!
    Looking forward to seeing what you decide.
    xXx Helen

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  3. Wow suz, you are working so fast!!!
    You have to believe in youre own choices because it looks great just the way you've putted the fabrics on right now!

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  4. I am in love with the polka dot fabric. It's my fave. Glad things are settling down for you. ((hugs)), Teresa :-)

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  5. Hi all and sorry comments are disappearing still....l've contacted Blogger via their feed back button so fingers crossed it get sorted
    For now.....
    Before you click send copy the text and then all you have to do is paste it the second time, I KNOW IT ISN'T A SOLUTION BUT WILL HELP WITH THE FRUSTRATION
    Thank you all for making the effort though, knowing there are problems
    Big hugs xx

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  6. Hi Suz, each time I visit your blog, I leave feeling inspired to go off and make something. The colours you put together are always great positive mood enhancers. So thank you for brightening my day. Lesley x ps, thanks for the copy and paste tip, it works!

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