Friday, January 02, 2009

{ jan 2 }

So, here is the kitchen quilt I was telling you about yesterday. It's quilted, bound & hung! I based this quilt on a pattern from This and That Patterns called Pickin Wildflowers. However, I wanted my quilt to be a lot larger than the pattern so I came up with the brilliant idea of just doubling the size of each cut piece. It didn't exactly work as planned so I had to fiddle-fart around with it by trimming extra bits off here and there to get it to all fit together. In the end I think it came out quite nicely, though!
Here's a close up of my FMQ (free motion quilting). The fabric is Blossom by Moda.
The pie is apple, by Scott.
That's all for today. I hope you have a nice weekend! Check back tomorrow because I will be showing you the beautiful ________ my Dad made me! If you are a quilter you will be jealous for sure.

Cindy cool


  1. it looks fabulous! i love the dark brown you used for the triangles. it turned out great!

    great looking pie too Scott!

  2. Ok, can't wait to be all jealous! Bring it on...

  3. Lovely quilt by the way!

    (and the pie, too!)

  4. Wow put the quilt on my lap off the wall warm up the pie and call me your beest pal.....lani

  5. That is lovely! And the pie...yum!

  6. Lovely quilt. lovely colors and some very nice machinery quilting! Wish I could do that.

  7. I'm attempting this today following your directions :p lol