Category Archives: Bed Quilts

Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Six Pointed Star

Well, this finish came much sooner than expected! Machine quilting is much faster than hand quilting. In the end, I feel I made the right decision. I love this quilt! I used the same fabric for binding that I used … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Snowballs!

My first UFO finish of the year! Winslow had to get in on the action here. I think Baptist Fans were a good choice on this. Why is it that no matter how hard you try, you still end up … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Mirage

It has been rainy and dark all week here so I haven’t been able to get great photos of this finish. I used one Mirage jellyroll and some white strips to make this 60 by 80 inch quilt. This particular … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Stars

I totally changed my mind on quilting this and decided on a light custom job. And it was really fun to quilt! I think I got into a panto rut and it was fun to break out of that. This … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Stars, Stripes, and Dots

Happy Flag Day! It’s the perfect day to share this finish I’ve been working on for Fat Quarter Shop . They call this pattern, Stars Stripes, and Dots. Mine doesn’t have dots , but it does have plaids and stripes … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Claret Stars

Done! I have no idea when this vintage top was pieced, but I suspect it was somewhere around the turn of the last century. It took me six months to hand quilt. It is done and washed. I used Quilter’s … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ The Grad Quilt

I didn’t need to have this quilt finished until July, but I’m glad it is done and ready to go. Did you guess that I went with the Hypnotic pantograph? I like the juxtaposition of the straight lines in the … Continue reading

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