Community Quilt 209

17 05 2015

This bright quilt was a larger version of Quilt #201, but essentially the same. So I did mostly the same quilting on it — echo stitching around all the applique motifs (after stitching in the ditch around the blocks and the applique pieces, of course).

In the sashing strips, I stitched a straight diagonal line across each square. And in the aqua border I free-motion stitched elongated U’s of various lengths, keeping them about a half-inch wide.

(Click on a photo to view it larger)


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Threads used:

  • Top: Robison-Anton ‘Mint Julep’ (40 wt rayon, colour 2310); Madeira Rayon (40 wt, colour 1166 [dark blue]); Madeira Rayon (40 wt, colour 1169 [green])
  • Bottom: Fil-Tec Magna Glide Classic pre-wound bobbin (white and black)

Photos of all the Community Quilts I’ve quilted are here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/rhondamadeit/sets/72157630291250200/


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17 05 2015
Community Quilt 210 | Rhonda Bracey: At Random

[…] think is the last of three very similar quilts: #201 and #209 were the earlier […]

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