A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Monday, May 23 News:  Please take a moment to congratulate and thank our newest Craftster Moderators, lindyv321, pottermouth, PerfectlyBohemian, Mistress Jennie and LovelyMiss!
Total Members: 315,402
Currently Running With Scissors:
334 Guests and 6 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Glimma! :)  (Read 1353 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
armywife116
« on: September 02, 2013 09:08:08 AM »

Lately I've been on a quilting kick, in particular for babies since so many of my friends and family members are having little ones.

I saw a tutorial for this quilt pattern on youtube and was liking the simplicity of it and this is what came out of 2 days + 1 sleepless night Smiley A 41in.x41in. baby/toddler quilt for another special little one that I know Smiley

Fabric is "Glimma" by Lotta Jansdotter

I chose a simple navy blue/white dot print for the large borders and a yellow-ish brown/white dot print for the binding to keep the focus on the squares and circles in the center. I backed it with a gray fleece (spray basted and skipped the batting) and just quilted by simple SITD and I am in LOVE with how lightweight it feels yet how warm and snuggly it is. I will definitely be using fleece for more of my backs.

Enjoy (and as always, Happy Crafting!)





« Last Edit: September 02, 2013 09:09:17 AM by armywife116 » THIS ROCKS   Logged
MareMare
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Bath and Beauty Moderator
Quilting Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Soapmakers do it with bubbles
Offline Offline

Posts: 18501
Joined: 25-Apr-2007

Don't be a soap licker


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: September 02, 2013 10:54:09 AM »

Super cute! I love that fabric line! Did you piece the circles or are they applique?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Inventory Soap Sale, $5 Ship!

Love nail art? Check out the Awesome Manicure Thread!

~Want Prizes?! The 2016 QuiltAlong is open for business!~

Instagram: Soapsbymaremare
vincentvanbuck
In Martha we trust
Offline Offline

Posts: 1046
Joined: 22-Jun-2013

Breaking loved ones' sewing machines since 2013


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: September 02, 2013 02:40:33 PM »

Nicely done. All those fabrics are super pretty.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Current Swaps:

    Nerd Battles: Team Multimedia
    Harry Potter Craftalong: House Ravenclaw
    loves2experiment
    Swap Moderator
    Image Reproduction Techniques Moderator

    Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

    Irreverent. Indomitable. Incorrigible.
    Offline Offline

    Posts: 9079
    Joined: 09-Aug-2005


    View Profile available for personal swaps
    « Reply #3 on: September 02, 2013 03:46:31 PM »

    what a gorgeous quilt! 
    THIS ROCKS   Logged

    loves to experiment...not a monogamous crafter...

    STS Spring Market 2016
    armywife116
    « Reply #4 on: September 02, 2013 07:13:31 PM »

    Super cute! I love that fabric line! Did you piece the circles or are they applique?

    i appliqued them on with a blanket stitch:) super simple!

    i LOVE this fabric line too, such random colors and patterns but they all work
    THIS ROCKS   Logged
    Threads you might like:
    Pages: [1] Jump to page:
      Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
     
    Jump to:  



    FacebookTwitterPinterest
    only results with images
    include swap threads
    advanced search



    How-To Videos
    Volumizing Limp Locks
    Eugene Soulieman on The 80s Hair Trend
    Update Your Look With Hair Extensions
    How to Get Soft and Shiny Locks with Steam
    Hair Care with Natural Ingredients
    Latest Blog Articles
    Tute Tuesday: Painted Background
    Easy Summer Salads
    Meatless Monday: Gluten Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Comparison Shopping




    Support Craftster
    Become a
    Friend of Craftster

    Buy Craftster Swag
    Buy Craft Supplies
    Comparison Shopping

    Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
    Moderators

    Follow Craftster...






    Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
    SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
    Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

    Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.