Category Archives: Bed Quilts

Finish It Up Friday ~ Jack and Friends

I finished the quilt for E3! This was quite the creative challenge for me, but I think it turned out alright. I quilted the glued appliqué shapes down and then couched yarn over top on the long arm. Not the … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Mario and the Piranha Plant

Drum roll please……. Ta daaaaaaa!!! I’m so glad I finished these in time! I kept the quilting very simple. I think the grid enhances the pixel theme. I used a sheet set for the backings. I found cross stitch patterns … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Bow Ties

It’s done! I started making these bow tie blocks back in AZ. Can you tell I love red, white, and blue quilts? I used a plain muslin on the back, it’s what I had on hand. The grid is about … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ 30s Bricks

I finished this up just before I got sick. I’m so glad it is finally done and on the guest room bed. It’s another big one and therefore, it is difficult to photograph. The pantograph I used it called Feather … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ 4 Patch Strippie

This monster is finally done! It finished at 102”by 108”. Which makes it hard to get a good photo. Really big quilts do add a degree of difficulty to a project, but it’s worth it. So many fun scraps in … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Deanna’s Favorite

I’ve decided to call this quilt, Deanna’s Favorite. I must be her favorite, since she gave me this gorgeous top! I love this kind of quilting. I enjoy doing it, and I love the results. Sigh…..so lovely. After I took … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Leader/Ender

Put a fork in it. It’s done! This was a fun leader/ender project. I revisited so many projects while sewing up these scraps. I wasn’t sure about the quilting while I was doing it, but it’s okay. Not fantastic, but … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Sunday ~ Green 4 Patch

It’s done! I picked up this vintage top last winter. After some repairs, it was ready for hand quilting. I used a large Baptist Fan stencil available from Barb at Fun with Barb, and size 5 ecru perle cotton. As … Continue reading

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Bed Quilts 2021

I love making big quilts! Here are the big ones finished this past year. I don’t know that I ever shared this next one here. I made it for an Accuquilt blog post. Have a great day!

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Buckeye Beauty

I finished this while I was back in Michigan. I’m really glad this one is behind me. You may remember that I used one of the Moda Cake Recipe pads to make the blocks. I didn’t really enjoy it. This … Continue reading

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