Additionally, I've been wanting to tackle a log cabin quilt for approximately one million years. I decided on a log cabin variant called courthouse steps.
I got a fair amount of help assembling the blocks from Rupert
(meaning he just lazed around on my stuff when I was trying to work.)
Here's a picture of the basting process that shows the amazing backing (dear lord, whyever did IKEA cut down on producing fabrics?)
And you know I can't resist stripey binding.
Now I hoard forever.