joym

*

  1. Hobbs Heirloom Batting

    by , 10-28-2015 at 10:29 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by FluffyPuppy View Post
    I have used Warm and Natural, Warm and White, and Quilter's Dream batting. I am looking for something slightly thicker. What is the loft of Hobbs Heirloom 80 20?

    Also, how is the texture of it in the quilt and how does it wash up?

    I thought about wool batting, but it can be expensive. Thank you in advance!
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  2. Farms and Sunflowers -- A Simple Quilt

    by , 10-26-2015 at 12:18 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by Daylesewblessed View Post
    I cut, Mom pieced, my sister did the layout, I quilted and did the binding. This quilt features farmyard scenes and sunflowers. The farmyard scenes were fussy cut, and the sunflowers and check pieces were from remnants. The finished quilt is about 48" x 62".

    The pattern is free from Shannon Studio Cuddle Collection (shannonfabrics.com) and is called "Menagerie." It was featured in an older issue of Fons and Porter. Since I was dealing with remnants, my selection
    ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Images  
  3. My latest baby quilt.

    by , 10-26-2015 at 12:13 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by TerryQuilter View Post
    Name:  PICT0269.JPG
Views: 969
Size:  749.8 KBName:  PICT0270.JPG
Views: 969
Size:  755.9 KBName:  PICT0271.JPG
Views: 966
Size:  733.2 KBMade this quilt out of some orphan blocks that I had, I think it turned out pretty nice. Really like the back with the wonky looking blocks and love the label (thanks Dawn).
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  4. Sandwiching quilts

    by , 10-06-2015 at 05:32 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Linda Renfro View Post
    I would like some suggestions on how other folks sandwich their quilt top, batting and backing. I always manage to get a few wrinkles and that frustrates me, so I know there has to be easier way to do this. I'm too old to crawl around on the floor anymore, so any helpful hints, suggestions would be appreciated!
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  5. Basic Block for "Thinking outside the Block"

    by , 09-24-2015 at 11:56 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by moreland View Post
    I took a couple of pictures that I think will help people understand what I mean by "Quarter Log Cabin Block". With this block and picture to follow, you can put together a quilt like this without a real pattern. However if you want a commercial pattern, it is available from:
    www.ericas.com Pattern # 29420

    Hope this helps everyone whose been asking for more information. Glad you all have enjoyed my quilt. I will attach a copy of it as well so
    ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Images      
  6. DP9 on Point

    by , 09-13-2015 at 04:45 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Snooze2978 View Post
    Hello! Awhile back someone showed up their DP9 on point and I fell in love with it. I was at the point of putting my blocks together too but decided to change to "on point". So this quilt came together thanks to you all showing us new ways of arranging simple blocks. This was my 1st DP9 too. Hopefully the colors will come over true. Its a beige background, blues and browns blocks with solid black as the coins. I also found a backing with a black background and lots of bicycles.
    ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Images    
  7. Man did I hit it big , But also sad about it.

    by , 09-08-2015 at 05:46 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by ManiacQuilter2 View Post
    If you are overwhelm with too many tops, this charity does finish quilts and donate them to areas where the quilts would be appreciated after a disaster.

    Quilts of Compassion
    PO Box 350296
    Toledo OH 43635

    Janice Grimes

    PM me if you want her email. I am not comfortable in posting it online.
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  8. ANOTHER Black+White with Pops of Color Too-Super Easy!

    by , 09-04-2015 at 12:58 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jeanne S View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by FabStripper View Post
    I have to keep studying this so I can figure out how to put my strips together. This is a great quilt and will be great for bustin' the scraps. I love love love the controlled scrappy look you acheved.
    fabstripper, you are making it too hard! This quilt has only two size pieces----one is a 6 1/2" x 3 1/2" rectangle and the other is 3 1/2" squares. all fabrics are first cut into 3 1/2" WOF strips. The solid white and bLack/white print strips are subcut into 6
    ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  9. ANOTHER Black+White with Pops of Color Too-Super Easy!

    by , 09-04-2015 at 12:56 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jeanne S View Post
    I am on a roll using my collection of black and white prints! Just finished this one. It uses solid black and white as well as prints, and solid color scraps too. I think this would be a great overall scrappy as well. It would also make a great baby quilt pattern in pinks or blues, I may have to try it for that. I added a row of the pieced blocks to the back for a little added interest. Just quilted SITD myself. Another Christmas gift done!!

    Name:  P1120067.jpg
Views: 1699
Size:  1.37 MBName:  P1120070.jpg
Views: 1683
Size:  1.75 MB
    ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized
  10. My friends' Owl Quilt...

    by , 09-01-2015 at 08:31 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Becky's Crafts View Post
    My friend & I went to school together one year in the 6th grade & have been friends ever since. She's never had a quilt before & asked if I'd make her one. I was thrilled to make her a quilt & I chose the Hoot's Hollow pattern from the Ribbon Candy Quilt Company. Her bed is an XL Twin, so I had to add 26" to the overall pattern, just to get it the size of her mattress. When I asked about how much she wanted hanging down the sides and end, she didn't want any, but I added
    ...
    Categories
    Uncategorized
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Images  
Page 2 of 20 FirstFirst 1 2 3 12 ... LastLast

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.