Finish It Up Friday ~ Sawtooth Crib Quilt

Ta daaaa!

This little bit sure has taken a long time! It doesn’t go anywhere in my house, but I couldn’t love it more.

I went with the cable border after all. My shoulder does not appreciate the ruler work on the long arm, so it took longer than expected.

The backing fabric doesn’t match all that well, but it does the job and I had it on hand.

Gotta love the texture! All photos were taken after a good soak and wash to remove the markings. I used a monofilament thread and that helped to hide my wobbles and bobbles.

As a reminder, this vintage quilt was my inspiration.

Winslow gave her approval.

And really, what else matters?

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 ~ Sawtooth Crib Quilt

  1. Rosemarie Castonguay says:

    What a sweet quilt!

  2. Jean says:

    Beautiful, love it!

  3. quiltipatti says:

    even though you don’t need it, i approve of the quilt also. i always thought that the quilts we love didn’t have to ‘go’ (from a decorative standpoint) in our homes. i know i’m not llike others. great job on the quilt tho. maybe you should give it to winslow? patti in florida

  4. Sandi says:

    It’s so beautiful!! You did wonderful quilting and I like the backing too. It’s a keeper for sure. Hugs,

  5. lois92346 says:

    I like your version much better!

  6. Becky Turner says:

    On the backing
    Its got Yellow
    Its got pink
    Its got green
    It works…..
    Congratulations on the great binding run.

  7. What a beauty! Love it. The quilting is so beautiful. I usually use monofilament thread in the needle too. It really helps to let the quilting show without a too “thready” look.

  8. Debra Gutenson says:

    Love this quilt, and your quilting! What ruler did you use for the cable border?

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