UFO no longer!

faintheartAugust 26, 2011

Some of you may remember this quilt from the online shophop about a year ago called "Nifty 9-Patch Sampler". I started it after collecting all the blocks but then other projects and life got in the way. The top has been pieced for several months but I didn't like the fabric I had chosen for the sashing as it was too light. I finally decided to quilt the sashing with darker thread in a stipple to darken it up a bit. This is the first quilt that I have done anything other than meander, loop d loop or SITD on. Here is the finished quilt 65 X 65. Pieced and quilted on my sapphire 835. I am happy with how it turned out.

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toolgranny

You did a lovely job. That is just beautiful. Congratulations!

    Bookmark   August 26, 2011 at 10:13AM
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Vanislegirl88

Really nice. Love the colours and the pattern.

    Bookmark   August 26, 2011 at 10:42AM
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msmeow

Beautiful! Congratulations on finishing it!

Donna

    Bookmark   August 26, 2011 at 11:15AM
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rosajoe_gw

It is beautiful!!! I love the fabric colors.
Rosa

    Bookmark   August 26, 2011 at 1:52PM
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bozogardener

That's beautiful!

    Bookmark   August 26, 2011 at 3:11PM
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cziga

It is beautiful, I love the colours and the corner blocks look really nice! I've been meaning to plan/begin/make a quilt for my brother and he loves blues ... I was thinking blue and white, but that seemed too nautical really ... your colour scheme is softer but really striking and with good contrast! Really beautiful :)

    Bookmark   August 26, 2011 at 8:45PM
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grammyp

Oh, my favorite colors! Great job.

beverly

    Bookmark   August 26, 2011 at 10:01PM
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fran1523

That's a great quilt, nice pattern and colors. Your quilting is very nice too.

    Bookmark   August 27, 2011 at 9:10AM
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nanajayne

Nicely done! I like samplers and enjoy the setting you used. Your quilting appears to be just the right thing to add the right touch. Good job, thanks for sharing.

    Bookmark   August 27, 2011 at 9:39PM
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tinyteena

Your quilt is absolutely fantastic! I love every part of it.
Kristene

    Bookmark   August 27, 2011 at 11:09PM
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