Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Many Trips Around the World

I still can’t quite believe this is done! A sweet online friend and blog reader, Jan, gifted these blocks to me several years ago.

It took me a long time to decide how to put them together.

I used a plain muslin on the back.

It really shows off the quilting.

Someone put so much work into these blocks.

It certainly looks like spring to me!

Dear Jan, I’m so thankful for your generous heart! I think my emails to you have been bouncing. I hope you know how much I appreciate these beautiful blocks!

Just for fun, here are a few pics taken after washing.

Have a great day everyone!

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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16 Responses to Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Many Trips Around the World

  1. Patricia Ludwiczak says:

    Absolutely beautiful quilt!

  2. This is incredible!!! The quilting is to die for – and the quilt itself – WOWZERS!!!!

  3. allisonwp says:

    You have really done justice to those lovely blocks with your careful layout and sympathetic quilting. Quite beautiful!

  4. Janet O. says:

    A total stunner, Katy!

  5. Therese says:

    All I can say WOW….. beautiful….

  6. Sandi says:

    Absolutely beautiful!! I love everything about it! Hugs,

  7. Renea Yarolim says:

    Gorgeous-I love it

  8. Jan Horn says:

    Oh Katy it turned out beautiful. The lady who gave them to me (she was a nursing home resident when I worked there) would be so pleased. I’m so glad someone got to finish it and enjoy it. Would you please let me know if you get my note.

  9. Carol Collier says:

    This is beautiful!! So fun to see the process, and then the wonderful finish!! Thanks for sharing!

  10. Lynn Jarzombeck says:

    What a wonderful outcome for these blocks. It is beautiful. You out did yourself once again. Thank you for all the sharing.

  11. Paula says:

    Thanks for sharing this wonderful quilt!

  12. Susan Reeves says:

    It turned out great. I really enjoy Seeing your finishes. You are getting a lot of mileage out of the green estate fabric. It goes so well with all of your vintage fabrics. Nice job.

  13. That is a beauty to treasure! Whoever made those blocks would be so pleased, I think!

  14. Kathy D. says:

    What a satisfying finish! This is a wonderful quilt, and your quilting is just right.

  15. johannes123qqq says:

    Dear Katy, you did a great job and…… also honered the maker and Jan the friend .( are they one?)

    Your Quilting could not be done better.

    Have a nice Motherday

  16. Eileen Emerson says:

    Katy , it’s gorgeous! You continue to inspire yet amaze me. Hoping you and your s are well.

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