Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Almost Done!

...At least with my Cubic Rhythm quilt! The quilting is all done, it's trimmed and now just waiting for the binding.
I used variegated thread to pull in the other colors of the quilting.

Trimmed the edges

Ready for binding
I'm kind of excited about finishing this quilt. Not only is a Christmas present for my brother and SIL, but it is the very first quilt that I have done from start to finish by myself. I've always had someone long-arm quilt my quilts in the past! Sew, this is my leap into free-motion quilting!

I'm linking up today with Fabric Tuesday at A Quilt Story!

Color Me Quilty!

Pat

10 comments:

  1. Well done...a lot of work...a learning curve...and a wonderful result. I am sure they will LOVE it x

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  2. Congratulations, Pat! You did an excellent job on your first quilt so far! The variegated thread looks great and your quilting is fabulous, too.

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  3. Congrats. The quilting looks amazing. I'm still not brave enough to do my own quilting.

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  4. You must be feeling very satisfied to be making a quilt from start to finish. The quilting looks excellent.

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  5. Wow, job well done! The first quilt you complete all by yourself has free motion quilting, very impressed!

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  6. Oh I know how you feel Pat - makes all that practice worthwhile - great finish! Well done!

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  7. I am SO proud of you! Your FIRST quilt start to finish! Look at how amazing it is! You are so talented and your brother and sister-in-law are going to be blown away. Very exciting!!!

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  8. Congratulations on a start to finish quilt that is so beautiful! I love the fabrics you've chosen!

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