My Quilt Ladder

I spent time arranging my oldest quilts on my ladder yesterday. Our foyer is two stories tall and has the stairway in it. I was able to tilt the ten foot ladder towards the first landing to place the quilts in the top rungs. It is difficult to get good pictures in this tight space but here goes. 


I covered each rung with old cotton dish towels so the quilts would not be in direct contact with the wood. It took longer than I thought to arrange and fold to size each quilt but I am so pleased with how it turned out!

Linking up with Free Motion by the River.


About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing adult kids, and a former librarian. I love making everything from traditional quilts to art quilts. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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17 Responses to My Quilt Ladder

  1. Nancy says:

    Really nice display for your beautiful quilts.

  2. Lois says:

    Oh, Katy! This is such a WONDERFUL display! Truly beautiful.

  3. That’s a beautiful display of beautiful quilts! I love the effect. Have you made all of those quilts?

  4. Anja says:

    It looks awesome!! Great find.

  5. I want your ladder (and the quilts) on display at my house!!!! LOL… Seriously. They are gorgeous. Love what you’ve done!

  6. Wow your display is wonderful – your photographs are great too and give such a good view of them from all angles – I know it is frowned upon to be jealous but I am – in a friendly quilty way. ha ha
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  7. Janet O. says:

    Absolutely love it!

  8. Peggy says:

    You must be so proud each time you come down the stairs and see this! Wonderful display!

  9. Myra says:

    It is beautiful and fits your space perfectly!

  10. Jeanne says:

    What a great find, Katy! Your quilts look wonderful displayed on the ladder.

  11. Sandi says:

    It looks wonderful!! Your quilts are beautiful to see. Hugs,

  12. Bev Parrish - Goodyear, AZ says:

    What a great idea for displaying your talent. They are simply beautiful.

  13. Kathy says:

    Wow, that is a gorgeous display of quilts … well worth the time it took to get it put together. Love it.

  14. Wonderful display….and great photos. I love this!

  15. Lea Anne says:

    What a gorgeous display! Is it attached to the wall or freestanding?

  16. Judy D in WA says:

    Oh Katy, it looks fabulous! Your old quilts on a perfect quilt rack!

  17. What an amazing display! Congrats!!!!!!!

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