Friday, December 19, 2008

Another Pink Quilt


This quilt was made using two blocks left over from making Vijay’s daughter her pink quilt . I liked the individual blocks, but didn’t like them with the other pinks in her quilt. I played around with them and decided to just make the two blocks the “center” of a quilt. I added simple strips of more pinks and one black strip in the same manner as the blocks themselves. The quilt is machine pieced and quilted. It is 50 in X 61 in. I have given it to my friend Theresa and her DSO.

Here is a close photo to try to show some of the quilting stitches.

And another close photo.

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3 comments:

LynnS said...

WOW! This quilt is stunning!!

(And thank you for visiting my blog and commenting.)

Jabulani said...

Oh my, this is SO beautiful. LynnS is right - stunning. When I first saw it, I said "Wow" out loud!

It is quite harsh when you first glance at it because the dark colours arise first. However, the more you look at it, the more the paler colours and patterns shine thru. You Americans have access to such fabulous fabrics. I'm going to have to go hunting for something similar over here!!
Another magnificent offering - I'm off into the cold to deliver my Christmas cards with a much gladder heart now! Thank you so much for sharing it. :)

Pat said...

Hey there!! Just wanted to thank you for your comment on my blog today and also wish YOU a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. You keep up your wonderful quilting......Pat