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.
Random Tip: Did you know you can view all images posted by a member? Learn how here!
Total Members: 315,691
Currently Running With Scissors:
337 Guests and 4 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Purple and Gray quilt One of two from quilt block swap Rd3  (Read 2609 times)
Tags for this thread: quilt  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
carolmb
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1557
Joined: 10-Aug-2011
Making things, makes life happy!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: September 20, 2013 02:34:02 PM »

Greetings Everyone,

I finally got one of the two quilts done.
6hrs of basting
3 days of quilting
2 days of binding

And here it is.

well and wonderment
carol

The whole quilt (had to drape over my couch, its raining here, ALL DAY!)


A look at the quilting and binding


I picked a pretty blue for the backing was so tired of purple and gray LOL


Thanks for looking
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Belladune
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

crazy crafty momma
Offline Offline

Posts: 11792
Joined: 04-Sep-2008

'darn kids, they were pesky from the start' D. Lee


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2013 03:01:46 PM »

love the colours. love the pattern.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

waggonswest
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2473
Joined: 16-May-2007


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: September 20, 2013 03:32:58 PM »

Beautiful Quilt. 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://waggonswest.etsy.com
25/12,  14/13
57/50 in 2010, 53/50 in 2011, 85/50 in 2012 83/50 in 2013 link, 12/2014
4/14
carolmb
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1557
Joined: 10-Aug-2011
Making things, makes life happy!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: September 20, 2013 03:40:21 PM »

Thanks I think it turned out well. I was so tired of purple and gray I stared thinking it was gonna be a horror, but its not lol

THIS ROCKS   Logged
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Make All Things, especially from stash
Offline Offline

Posts: 33549
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all the Things!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: September 20, 2013 06:34:22 PM »

carol...those were all from the swap?  Well, it turned out quite cohesive!  I hope my swap quilt turns out as lovely!

I like the purple and grey a lot!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

carolmb
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1557
Joined: 10-Aug-2011
Making things, makes life happy!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: September 21, 2013 12:41:28 AM »

yeppers alwaysinmyroom. From round 3. I had signed up for two groups. One did the Abstraction block (purple and gray) the other did the shoo fly block )quilters choice of one color and cream background.

I am hoping to get the second one basted this weekend, and start quilting on it next week.

well and wonderment
carol
THIS ROCKS   Logged
stellou
« Reply #6 on: September 21, 2013 07:58:27 AM »

Very pretty! Feminine yet modern, I love it. Well done Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

back to quilting...hurray and I dusted my art material Cheesy
carolmb
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1557
Joined: 10-Aug-2011
Making things, makes life happy!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: September 21, 2013 12:42:38 PM »

Thanks you all make me feel good
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: 18613
Joined: 25-Apr-2007

Don't be a soap licker


View Profile WWW
« Reply #8 on: September 23, 2013 12:29:48 PM »

It's beautiful, Carol! I feel like you are just about the best at finishing quilts from those block swaps!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Love nail art? Check out the Awesome Manicure Thread!

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

Instagram: Soapsbymaremare
carolmb
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1557
Joined: 10-Aug-2011
Making things, makes life happy!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: September 23, 2013 01:09:57 PM »

Thanks
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



How-To Videos
How to Draw Marge Simpson - 13th Drawing
How to Draw Groundskeeper Willie - 32nd Drawing
Brush Mixing Leaf Green
How to Recognize Value and Temperature of Color When Brush Mixing
How to Brush Mix
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Vermicomposting
It's a bad week to be a seal...
Flower Power!

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.