Friday, September 18, 2009

Springtime Blue & Green ...

The weather is just beautiful in Melbourne today - it is a wonderful spring day. I would like share with you a quilt I custom quilted recently which has a Springtime feel about it. It was made by my customer Liz from the most gorgeous soft greens and blues and set with white sashing. Liz used a large number of beautiful Liberty fabrics which are just divine.

Liz wanted fairly simple quilting. Each of the blocks has been quilted with semi-circles which gives the effect of a sashiko like flower. The sashing has been quilted with a feather as inspired by Carla from Feathered Fibers - thanks for the fabulous tutorials. I find Carla's quilting just incredible and an amazing inspiration.

The following is a close-up of the quilting and shows off some of the beautiful fabrics:-

I hope Liz is enjoying her quilt and that you have all enjoyed reading about it.

Happy quilting and have a lovely Spring day.


  1. What a beautiful quilt - the quilting does great justice to the fabrics. Delightful!


  2. What a fabulous quilt, beautiful fabrics, beautiful colours and fabulous quilting! Thanks for the link too. xo

  3. Oh Karen!! The quilting is gorgeous!

  4. what beautiful makes a very pretty quilt absolutely gorgeous!!

  5. A beautiful quilt and lovely quilting - welcome to blogland!

  6. Fabulous quilting,beautiful colours!

  7. Hi there, and congratulations on your new blog!

    I had to look closely at the pictures to see the fabric pieces, the quiting adds so much to the top, which is just lovely. Very nice!

  8. Well done Karen you have done a fabulous job!!

  9. What a stunning quilt! And the quilting is just beautiful. Amazing.


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