Lego man quilt

I put my hand up to make a Lego man quilt.  I have borrowed these men from my boys to model for me!
The truth is they are modern men, but I wanted to make an old fashion Lego man, the type I grew up with.  So a simple happy face was in order. 
 DS1 helped me pick red for his body and blue for pants.  
So I am spending lots of time making flippy corners.  Plus using the trial and error method  - lots of imprecise cutting and plenty of unpicking going on here! 
Slowly my Lego man is growing.
Happy quilting Sue.

6 comments:

  1. Your lego man looks good, can't wait to see the finish, which I am sure won't take you long!

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  2. This looks like a fun project! My grandson is a HUGE fan of Legos, but he only likes the army/superhero type guys. I've seen a free paper pieced pattern for a simple traditional guy but I didn't think he'd like that kind. sigh.

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  3. My youngest son, who is now an adult, would have loved this. He could entertain himself with Legos for hours on end.
    Very clever creation! : )

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  4. Looks awesome. My big boys would probably love a Lego quilt too!

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  5. Sounds like a fun project for you both to be involved.

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