Tuesday, January 15, 2013

One Little Fish In The Pond!

Hehehe, guess what I got in the mail yesterday??!! Thread! Not just any thread, but Aurifil 28wt.

Look at those yummy colors! I just couldn't wait to start quilting my koi, so I jumped in the pond!



I love the fish and how the thread stands out on the navy fabric. 

I got part of the second one done, but I was slowed down with some machine issues. It might be time to take the machine in for a little cleaning and service!

Unfortunately, the second and third koi are going to have to wait until I get home from work tonight. :(

I'm linking up today with A Quilt Story for Fabric Tuesday and Free Motion by the River for Linky Tuesday.

Fresh Poppy Design

Color Me Quilty!



  1. Oh...just...wow! I love the way this looks! Awesome job!

  2. Just AMAZING! I love those fish. Can't wait to see more.

  3. Your Koi just pops with life doesn't it! Looking forward to seeing more!

  4. Gorgeous! I love the way you've used two colors of thread to play with shading and vibrancy. Great job!

  5. That is so pretty and the threads are yummy.

  6. Awesome! You are very talented Pat!

  7. Lovely thread and wonderful fish!
    Have a great day.
    Always, Queenie

  8. Pat, your Koi fish turned out great and that thread really makes it pop! Thanks for sharing.
    Freemotion by the River Linky Party Tuesday