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JulieB 03-31-2020 02:33 PM

Diamonds Jubilee Bargello Quilt
 
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My son is getting married this summer and I made a quilt for the happy couple. I asked them for input as to the pattern and material, since it will be on their bed. My son remembered this pattern from a quilt I had helped assemble several years ago, and my DIL-to-be went shopping with me and chose the fabrics. I was so glad she went along because she chose from a color family I haven't worked with before and I didn't have the concept like she did. However, she chose beautifully and the finished quilt is quite pretty and looks just like Rachel, according to her mama. I was stymied a bit when I went to quilt it. I finally decided to follow the darker materials like a path and I quilted feathers wherever there was a dark spot. Some times the feathers went somewhere, sometimes they were like a medallion. In between I chose the cheater's way out and used stippling to cover the remaining ground. The border motifs were new ones for me and I especially enjoyed the larger flower motif that covered the largest border quite nicely. Thanks for looking!

Jingle 03-31-2020 02:34 PM

Beautiful and looks perfect for your room.

juliasb 03-31-2020 03:28 PM

This quilt looks so beautiful. The colors want invite you to cuddle close and out of the cold. Thanks for sharing.

granky 03-31-2020 03:36 PM

Beautiful quilt....and quilting!

Tartan 03-31-2020 04:46 PM

Pretty Bargello!

Mary Christine 03-31-2020 06:28 PM

Lovely quilt and quilting!

cashs_mom 03-31-2020 06:45 PM

That's so pretty, Julia, and I love that colorway.

Cattitude 03-31-2020 06:46 PM

You did a beautiful job, as did your DIL with the colour choices.

Barb in Louisiana 03-31-2020 06:56 PM

That is so well done. I sure hope your DIL decides to be a quilter. She has excellent color sense. Your quilting is very good. It finished out the quilt perfectly.

QuiltnNan 04-01-2020 03:48 AM

simply beautiful! I love the colors!


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