Hexagons on the Sofa

I (finally) finished the latest round of hexagons. The light rounds are the least fun, cos there’s not as much colour to play with, but I know they are needed to give the eye somewhere to rest so I plod on ;-). The patchwork is now big enough to just about cover our two seater sofa as you can see:

hexagons on the sofa april 2013

The next round will be a round of medium value colours, so I get to play with oranges, pinks, greens, blues…fun!

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16 thoughts on “Hexagons on the Sofa

  1. Ben Naga says:

    Still no idea how far you will go with this? The Guinness Book might be a goalpost? Or even just another sign post … πŸ™‚

  2. oanh says:

    I cannot even begin to imagine the time, effort & patience this gorgeous thing takes!

  3. sewingforfun says:

    Wow!!! I am in awe!!! This is quite a job and you are doing great!!!

  4. Julie says:

    Fantastic. It is looking wonderful.

  5. lalinsocal says:

    I’m hoping to do the same. . .may only get large enough to cover a pillow, but watching you and how gorgeous your hexie blanket is gives me the push I need! Here’s to plodding on!

  6. Andria says:

    It just keeps getting better and better! Amazing project.

  7. textileshed says:

    Oh, I am always to happy to see an update of that quilt… so beautiful! Have you given it any thought how to turn it into a square or rectangle yet? My hexagons are neatly folded away… until I get another burst of hexagomania!

    • vivjm says:

      I have decided not to turn it into a square or rectangle, but keep the overall hexagon shape. I’ll end on a dark ring of half hexagons so that I have straight edges for binding. Well, that’s the plan at the moment anyway πŸ™‚

  8. annjrippin says:

    I love hexagons – going back to my roots, I think, but this one is lovely and you got past the bathmat size. Good for you!

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