Monday, January 17, 2011

2 Tops... finished and into the 'to quilt' pile!

Scrappy Pinwheel blocks that I added a bunch to from my BOM winnings in November turned into this lovely quilt! I looked up the pattern by Kim Brackett and decided instead of a plain border fabric I wanted some 'mountains' to make the pinwheels stand out.

A close up of one of the corners.

Over the weekend I finally got the Vermont cut out and onto the center of this quilt so that I can show the top at my guild meeting this Wednesday. This is 66x66 and I'm not sure how I will do the quilting on this one. Probably block by block decision and I'll just play with it.

Typical me... at least 4 tops need to be quilted in the next few months and I pulled my extra blue's out of the bin from my parents anniversary quilt and have one set of the big 8 inch triangles all laid out for a small baby or lap quilt. More on that project coming on soscrappy Saturday!

5 comments:

  1. Both turned out very lovely! I just love that border on the pinwheels! Very nice!
    Kristie

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  2. Both are very pretty!Love the the Pinwheels!

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  3. Great tops! Way to go on the finishes!

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  4. Absolutely beautiful!! I think my favorite is the pinwheel quilt, I've always been partial to scrappy quilts :cD Well done!!

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