It's finished, and I think it is my favourite block to have worked on so far. Part of the fun was researching Indian symbols and culture, and there were many to choose from. Plus I have access to beautiful fabric in the multi-cultural area that I live.
The green and white sequined curved pieces came from a child's tunic. The gold trim on the left decorated another garment, and the sequins and beads used for the peacock covered the sleeve of a lady's very ornate blouse.
|Shisha mirror and words from the national anthem|
|This is the centre motif from the Indian Flag|