I have a finish to share with you today!
The hardest part of this quilt was naming it.
My main motivation in making this was to create a
dent in my scrap pile!
I started off with some Swedish Blooms
from a Zakka book, which in my recent move, I have
I soon realised that these blocks, lovely as they were,
required more fabric than just scraps.
So I decided to add some variety to my
Cottage Garden by piecing these tulips...
|A 'rogue' purple bloom!|
from Cloud Nine's Amsterdam pattern.
I also blanket stitched some leaf stems
to add another detail...
And finished it so-
I used a combination of straight line machine
(to anchor the layers)
and hand quilting with Perle Thread...
with a couple more thrown in for good measure!
The binding is a piece of unknown fabric
(probably dress fabric)
I had in my stash...
And the backing is that classic Ikea print- Ludovika.
60" X 50" (approx)
Can you tell that I love this quilt?
I am hoping to scrape another finish in before the