Category Archives: Bed Quilts

Finishe It Up Friday ~ A Lotta Triangles

I pieced this top last winter in Arizona and finally got it quilted. I’m quite pleased with how it turned out! It is my original design. I freehanded the quilting and while it is simple, it feels just right for … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Maple Leaves

I have a fun finish to share with you this week. This top belongs to a friend of my mom’s. I think it was made by an aunt in the 1970s. She asked me to finish it for her. The … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ The Jeep Quilt

The Jeep quilt is finished just in time for the birthday party tomorrow. I debated about custom quilting the center panel, but then reminded myself that this is for a three year old. I love how the Malachite pantograph looks … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Snowballs

Remember this? I pieced this top last winter in Arizona. I found a backing and quilted it up this week. Here is the pantograph I used. I’d forgotten how much I like this one. Here’s a look at the backing. … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Ila’s Favorite

It’s done! Dear bloggy friend, Ila, sent me this lovely feed sack top last winter. I was immediately smitten with it! It’s nearly all made of feed sacks. It had the craziest seam allowances, but in spite of that, the … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Jack in the Box

It’s done! My third hand quilting finish of the year, outside of a few minis. The first few pics are before washing. You may be able to see the blue washout pen markings. Gotta love that texture! After I was … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Postage Stamp

I love this fun quilt! I really wish I had cut two sets of the solid squares, because I already want to make another! All fabric came from the stash, which meant piecing a backing. The extra navy binding I … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Thank You, Roberta

I love how this turned out! I almost wish I had made it bigger. Baptist Fans turned out to be a great quilting design choice. However, I wish I had chosen a darker thread for the back. It looks okay … Continue reading

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Drum Roll, Please…..

I purchased this tied quilt on August 9, 2020. I deconstructed it in the fall and started hand quilting it on December 3, 2020. I took the last stitch on April 17, 2021. It was worth all the repair work … Continue reading

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QOV Finish!

It has been a week of finishes around here! Here is the Quilt of Valor top that I pieced in AZ. This was such a fun top to piece. I’m going to cut another one out and have it ready … Continue reading

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