Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Pictures
blue and darker blue quilt with white >

blue and darker blue quilt with white

blue and darker blue quilt with white

Old 09-10-2020, 05:36 AM
  #1  
Super Member
Thread Starter
 
Dina's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Texas
Posts: 5,483
Default blue and darker blue quilt with white

I bought a layer cake that I thought I was going to love, but it turned out I only loved about 12 of the pieces. So I searched and found a pattern I thought might work with just those 12. It is called Treasure Amidst the Bric-a-Brack, from a book called Mystery Quilts by Rita Fishel. I think it turned out well.

Let me see if I can remember how to post a picture. It has been a while...

Dina
Attached Thumbnails eb944bfd-e20e-4e91-816f-106a6abdf603.jpeg  
Dina is offline  
Old 09-10-2020, 05:44 AM
  #2  
Super Member
 
EmiliasNana's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Illinois
Posts: 4,256
Default

Great job in using the well loved pieces. Don't you just hate that when you can't see the whole layer cake and the top one is the eye catching one? Luckily a few web sites now give you a thumbnail of the entire line which gives you a better idea of the contents. I love your graphic quilt.
EmiliasNana is offline  
Old 09-10-2020, 06:32 AM
  #3  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Flagstaff, Arizona
Posts: 8,660
Default

That turned out so beautiful. Glad you found a pattern that worked for you and the fabrics works well with that pattern
Jordan is offline  
Old 09-10-2020, 06:32 AM
  #4  
Power Poster
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: McLoud, OK
Posts: 12,774
Default

That is beautiful!
Homespun is offline  
Old 09-10-2020, 06:47 AM
  #5  
Senior Member
 
AlvaStitcher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Sunny Florida, USA
Posts: 959
Default

The quilt is lovely! Great save.
AlvaStitcher is offline  
Old 09-10-2020, 06:52 AM
  #6  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2018
Location: Houston, AK
Posts: 1,751
Default

Your quilt turned out lovely! Well done!
MicheleC is offline  
Old 09-10-2020, 07:20 AM
  #7  
Power Poster
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 38,490
Default

Blue-tiful!
Tartan is offline  
Old 09-10-2020, 07:30 AM
  #8  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Wis
Posts: 5,594
Default

It’s a pretty quilt. Layer cakes usually don’t work for me because of the squares in the pack I don’t like. The blue surprises me since you love purple!
Doggramma is offline  
Old 09-10-2020, 07:34 AM
  #9  
Super Member
 
Sneed's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: West Kentucky
Posts: 1,088
Default

Very well done. I love your fabric placement.
Sneed is offline  
Old 09-10-2020, 07:48 AM
  #10  
Super Member
 
ekuw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Carmichael, CA
Posts: 1,579
Default

It did turn out well. That's a great pattern for a layer cake. Whoever gets that one will love it too!
ekuw is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


FREE Quilting Newsletter


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.