Category Archives: Hand quilting

2017 Hand Quilted Quilts

At the beginning of each year, I enjoy taking a look back at the quilts I have finished the year before. I’ve sorted them out into categories and will share these posts here and there during the month of January. … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Broken Dishes

I finished hand quilting this vintage Broken Dishes crib quilt top. This is the sixth top I have hand quilted this year. I love the way the back looks! I used a simple unbleached cotton muslin for the back. I … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Vintage Broken Dishes

Well, even with the grand doggies here, I have managed a bit of progress hand quilting this vintage crib quilt. I am now 2/3s of the way done. I think I can finish before Christmas. While stitching, I’ll be dreaming … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Vintage Broken Dishes

Good thing this quilt is small as the quilting has been slow going. Here is a look at the back.  This doesn’t technically have a deadline, but my hand stitching time is about to become severely limited.  Remember these two … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Pyramids

I’m so excited to share this finish with you today! I purchased this vintage top on eBay quite a few years ago and I so enjoyed hand quilting it over the last couple months. Here’s a look at the back. … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Border Quilting

I’m trying to decide how I will quilt the border of this quilt. I used my no longer available Adobe Ideas app to try a few things out. I’m not good at drawing with my finger! Don’t laugh but this … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Vintage Pyramids

The hand quilting on the vintage top is coming along nicely. It is fairly small, just 45 by 70 inches. I didn’t want to have to mark anything, so I decided to just quilt straight lines by eye. This means … Continue reading

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