Montag, 30. Mai 2011

Wedding quilt finished and delivered

Wrapped in polka dots the wedding quilt was delivered !

The label:

And the quilt:

It measures about 1,40 x 2,20 m  or    56 x 88"

As the presents haven't been opened at the wedding, I don't know if they like it, but I sure hope so :-)


Freitag, 13. Mai 2011

Bloggers Quilt Festival Spring 2011

Amy's Creative Side

First of all welcome and a big thank you to Amy for hosting this again !

My entry for the BQF is a quilt I finished a while ago and it lived in my closet. When I heard about the plea for quilts for Japan it was a quick decision. It should be on it's way right now :-)
I hope it brings some comfort.

Here's the quilt:

and some detail shots:

it's called 'White birds'.

Thank you for stopping by :-)

and here's the link back

Mittwoch, 11. Mai 2011

a finish and a start

It's still spring here in Germany and so I'm happy my new spring wall hanging is finished. It's already hanging on it's place until summer arrives...

Machine pieced and quilted and of course I forgot to measure it :-)

Here's a detail:

The back:

I quilted big flowers in the border fabric, but they don't show. But that's ok, I'll label it under 'practicing'   :-) The backing fabric is from IKEA and I managed to put it upside down. Again no problem, because nobody will see it.

And I started a leader enders project:  ocean waves à la Bonnie Hunter. This will be a long time project. Here's the first block: