A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 298,764
Currently Running With Scissors:
546 Guests and 10 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: Quilted wall hanging  (Read 814 times)
Tags for this thread: mini_art_quilt  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
domesticated_sarah
« on: June 01, 2010 11:57:08 AM »

Finished my first quilting ( of the not rag quilt sort) project.  It's a wall hanging for my inlaws.  I am fairly happy with the end result but it's not perfect.  I noticed in a few areas that the quilting has caused the material to not lay flat.  Any suggestions on how to keep that from happing next time?  Also I have never done any binding so this was my first experance with that too.


THIS ROCKS   Logged
jericho
« Reply #1 on: June 01, 2010 03:42:48 PM »

That's really pretty--kudos on your first quilting project! Your toes on the pictures make me tee-hee too! Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

It's your mom!
roccstarr75
« Reply #2 on: June 02, 2010 05:58:23 AM »

Really pretty!  I don't know how to get it to lay flat either, but this does seem to be an issue with projects this size.  I think all quilted things do this to a certain extent, its just not as noticeable on bed-quilt-size projects.  I love how in the 2nd pic you're scrunching up your toes, like your trying to keep them out of the pic!!!  Cute! 
THIS ROCKS   Logged
domesticated_sarah
« Reply #3 on: June 02, 2010 10:50:10 AM »

Yeah I failed on the keeping of the toes out of the picture.  Next time I will paint them so they at least look good.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
meatless mama
« Reply #4 on: June 02, 2010 12:40:48 PM »

I love, love, love the bird fabric you used!!




« Last Edit: June 23, 2010 11:02:28 AM by MareMare - Reason: to comply with Craftster rules » THIS ROCKS   Logged

domesticated_sarah
« Reply #5 on: June 02, 2010 04:39:54 PM »

It's legacy called nestled in the branches I believe.
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



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
‘Pretty Woman’ Dress Code Assembly Stirs Controversy
How to Take a Leather Skirt from Day to Night with Denim and Heels
Thrift-Shop Style: Your Guide to a Vintage Wardrobe
5 Things a Mom Should Never Wear
3 Ways to Rock a White Tee
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Dark Chocolate Bacon Pecan Pie
Amazing Altered Puzzles
Meatless Monday: Cottage Cheese Mousse

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 ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.