Sunday

Phoebe's Spool Quilt, finis!

Done!

The sashing, borders, and binding colors our daughter chose from my stash turned out well.

I adore the nooks and crannies of a cotton-batting hand-quilted quilt after is has been machine washed and dried. The texture is sublime.

It is worth it to cut the binding on the bias- it behaves so nicely afterwards!

Folding it up for now... it will be under the Christmas tree for this dear girl:


4 comments:

  1. So lovely! What a lucky girl :) So impressed by your mad quilting skills! I can spend a month just thinking about starting a project, and look at what you've accomplished!

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    1. Thank you, Erin! She asks me for it every night... but knows she will need to wait another 23 days to put it on her bed. *wink*

      It was a great project, but I think I will stick to knitting for the next few weeks!

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  2. Oh my goodness! It's absolutely beautiful! You did a fantastic job. I love the colors and how everything was made from scraps, this quilt is beautiful and full of memories! Way to go!

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    1. Thank you so much!
      My favorite part of it is the memories, too!

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