Community Quilt 68

2 04 2013

Another fun and bright quilt for a child, this time featuring characters from the movie ‘Cars’, and fabrics to match. As there was a flame motif on one of the fabrics, I decided to quilt the main top in bright orange flames.

I really like the large border fabric and only quilted black outlines around the heaviest of the white dotted lines — just enough to hold the layers together.

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Threads used:

  • Top: Fil-Tec Glide ‘Neon Orange’ (40 wt, trilobal polyester, colour #90811), and a plain black rayon from Robison-Anton
  • Bobbin: Wonderfil Deco-Bob (80 wt, colour #DB 205 [deep red])




2 responses

3 04 2013

Just did a flame motif myself. Yours are so perfect for that quilt!!! Nice!!

7 04 2013
Community Quilt 70 | At Random

[…] one was very similar to Community Quilt #68, so I quilted it in the same way, using an all-over flame design in a bright orange for the main […]

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