Finish It Up Friday ~ Scrappy Strips

This top was on my shortlist to quilt because I just love it so much! I started with parallel lines.

When I had covered the entire surface, I removed the quilt from the frame, rotated it 90 degrees, and reloaded it. This is about as tricky as it sounds. Then I added lines in the other direction.

It’s worth the effort!

I decided a scrappy binding was the perfect finish.

I love this even more after washing! It has the puckery texture that I love.

And now it is hanging in my family room.

Have a great day!

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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8 Responses to Finish It Up Friday ~ Scrappy Strips

  1. Love this! That cheddar fabric is perfect!

  2. I like this one a LOT! Really striking.

  3. Sandi says:

    I just love it!! Hugs,

  4. patty altier says:

    Who doesn’t love a good cheddar yellow quilt! It turned out fabulous!

  5. Kathy D. says:

    Your quilting elevated that quilt to “Wow!”. Well done!

  6. Wendy C Reed says:

    Oh yes, yes, yes! I adore it!

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