Friday, June 19, 2015

Sunkissed Pinwheels

If you follow me on Instagram (and you really should;-) you've seen this one slowly coming along.  It started as a way to use up bonus triangles from the Strawberry Fields quilt I started on retreat (still unfinished while I source more low volume fabrics).

It's really monotonous densely quilting all these straight lines in the sashing.  I tried to just work on it section by section whenever I had some free time.

In the end it was worth it.  I love the way it emphasizes the chevron pattern!

I don't usually work with orange but I love how cheerful this quilt turned out.  For now I'm using it as a table topper and I always smile when I walk by the dining room and see it.

Linking up to the fabulous Finish it Up Friday by Crazy Mom Quilts.

Quilt Stats:
Finished quilt is 36" x 36"
Fabrics: Sunkissed by Sweetwater for Moda,  Bella Solids Bleached White. Backing from DS Quilts Collection.
Batting: Quilter's Dream Orient Bamboo
Thread: Aurifil 50wt. in Natural White (2021)

5 comments:

  1. Oh wow, the quilting is SO worth it! Gorgeous!

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  2. Very sweet, your quilting is amazing!

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  3. The quilting is so cool, nice work!

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  4. Beautiful job, Alice. Nice idea for the quilting.

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  5. Beautiful job, Alice. Nice idea for the quilting.

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