Vintage Top Repair

Remember this beautiful top that Deanna, Wedding Dress Blue, sent to me?

I fell hard for this top!

It needed some repair before I could hand quilt.

I ended up removing a row of blocks. This allowed me to replace a few that were a bit too dodgy to use. I also netted some of that lovely claret to patch a few holes. Here it is after repair. It is about 68” square.

I’m thinking it will get the Baptist Fan treatment.

First I need to find some batting and get it basted.

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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4 Responses to Vintage Top Repair

  1. Sue H says:

    Oh, this is going to be another beauty!

  2. Sandi says:

    Beautiful little top. Hugs,

  3. Yvonne says:

    Beautiful little vintage quilt, glad it is saved by you!

  4. YAY! Thank you so much for sharing your progress. Quilts find their right place over time. You are it for this one.

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