Here is my latest quilt for our bedroom, Squares Surrounded. It is, of course, my favorite so far. It combines my favorite things...scraps, a unifying striking color, scraps, small pieces, scraps, upcycled shirts, and scraps!!
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Here are two views and then a peek at the back.
I am glad I took the extra time to make a beautiful machine quilting pattern instead of just meandering or something simple. My only regret? I would have made it longer. Ah, well...it is fine!!
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Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Just started quilting this today. I was going to do a fast and easy meandering, but it's for MY bed, and I'll be seeing it a lot. I thought it was worth the extra time for the fancier stitching. Only have two passes done.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
This measures about 62" x 80"...I will trim it down and add at least a thin and wide border later. Going in the drawer to marinate for now. More sewing room organizing to do as well as 2 customer quilts to machine quilt.
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Here is the little I put all together. The bottom 2 right rows are all sewn together. I am liking my brown fabric choice.
I probably won't have much more time to sew for the next few days, but I'm happy with this so far.
A friend brought over 2 quilt tops for me to machine quilt today, and I'm just trying to get this top off the design wall so I can work on her quilts. Pressing on. And I mean pressing!!