Category Archives: HQ Forte

Finished or Not Friday

In this case that would be a big NOT! I started quilting this on Wednesday. I kept debating on the quilting and thought I had a great idea. I would quilt a diagonal grid, and then put a wavy grid … Continue reading

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Two at a Time

I was able to get both baby quilt tops pieced and I decided to quilt them both at the same time on the long arm. I used a backing twice as long as I needed firone and the same with … 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 ~ The Yuge Quilt

It’s so big that I can only show you one quarter of it. Sadly, the quilting doesn’t show well in these pics. I think it really looks great. The backing was a sateen so it shows well there! I really … Continue reading

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QOV

This pretty top was put together by Cheryl. I quilted it with a panto called Ground Cover by Urban Elementz . I had this one made in a 16 inch width. It is pretty labor intensive and time consuming in … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Housewarming Quilt

The housewarming quilt is done and gifted. Some quilts just come together so quickly and easily, and then there is this one. 🙄 I used my modern wave pattern boards to quilt this. Even that I struggled with. Nothing went … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Checkers

This was such a fun quilt to make! Sometimes things just seem to fall into place. It all started with this old pack of samples given to me by a friend. I send all but two pieces to make this. … Continue reading

Posted in Baby Quilts, Finishes, Free Motion Quilting, HQ Forte, Uncategorized | 20 Comments