SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Quilters' Corner > New Quilt for a Friend ( Moderated by Sharon1952)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
New Quilt for a Friend
Using Moda's Old Primrose Inn Charm Pack Quilt
SewBusy63
star
SewBusy63
Member since 12/10/07
Posts: 5651
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



Date: 8/3/12 2:39 PM

I am making a thank you gift for a friend. It's another lap size quilt. I may just SITD on this one and keep it simple. I'll decide once I am ready to quilt it.

Here it is in EQ7:



Here are the four rows sewn together. I changed some of them around from the diagram.



I have the sashing, border and binding fabric on it's way. It will be a sage woven micro plaid that is one of the fabrics in the quilt. I'm not sure what I'll use on the back. I think I'll visit that local shop to see what I can find since that will be the least inexpensive route compared to ordering online.
-- Edited on 8/3/12 2:40 PM --

------
💐Diana💐

Bernina 770QE 💝 1150MDA

✝The Lord is my Light and my Salvation: whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Psalm 27:1✝

SouthernStitch
starstarstar
SouthernStitch  Friend of PR
USA
Member since 8/24/02
Posts: 11907
Skill: Intermediate
Body Type:

online now
Send Message

                                                     1 Replies



Date: 8/3/12 5:21 PM

This looks super easy. What size are those rectangles?

------
Bernina 780, and 530
Viking Opal 690Q
Babylock Evolution
Singer 403a

When life gives you green velvet curtains, make a green velvet dress.

Maia B
star
Maia B  Friend of PR
Illinois USA
Member since 10/27/10
Posts: 5282
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Send Message

                                                     1 Replies
thumbsup 2 members like this.



Date: 8/3/12 6:20 PM

Looks very soothing! Serenity is your specialty!

Sage micro plaid sound perfect, especially with florals.

So often the simple things are the most beautiful.

------
🌸 Plenty of machines, mostly Berninas 🌸

Cat n Bull
star
Cat n Bull  Friend of PR
North Carolina USA
Member since 2/17/06
Posts: 5497
Send Message

      



Date: 8/3/12 8:36 PM

Soothing is exactly what came to my mind when I saw this!

Relaxing and comfy and cozy.

LOVE it!

------
Cathryn

SewBusy63
star
SewBusy63
Member since 12/10/07
Posts: 5651
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



In reply to SouthernStitch

Date: 8/3/12 10:21 PM

They are half a charm 2 1/2" x 5".

------
💐Diana💐

Bernina 770QE 💝 1150MDA

✝The Lord is my Light and my Salvation: whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Psalm 27:1✝

SewBusy63
star
SewBusy63
Member since 12/10/07
Posts: 5651
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



In reply to Maia B
thumbsup 1 member likes this.


Date: 8/3/12 10:23 PM

I think so too. I was going to use other fabrics for the sashing and border but while playing around with the fabrics, this combination was it! :)

------
💐Diana💐

Bernina 770QE 💝 1150MDA

✝The Lord is my Light and my Salvation: whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Psalm 27:1✝

Learn To Sew
star
Learn To Sew  Friend of PR
Member since 4/12/05
Posts: 13876
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Body Type:

online now
Send Message

      



Date: 8/3/12 10:59 PM

It is soothing. Very pretty. Can't wait to see the sashing, border, backing and binding choices.

------
Bernina 630, Bernina embroidery module, Pfaff 2036, Bernina 1200DA serger, Unique Sewing Cabinet 450L

SewBusy63
star
SewBusy63
Member since 12/10/07
Posts: 5651
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



Date: 8/13/12 12:48 PM

This morning I finished the quilting. I think it turned out ok. Not fabulous by any means. Now to cut the binding and sew it on. Will post a picture when it is done.

------
💐Diana💐

Bernina 770QE 💝 1150MDA

✝The Lord is my Light and my Salvation: whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Psalm 27:1✝

SewBusy63
star
SewBusy63
Member since 12/10/07
Posts: 5651
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

                                                     3 Replies
thumbsup 2 members like this.



Date: 8/14/12 1:04 PM

I'm done!



------
💐Diana💐

Bernina 770QE 💝 1150MDA

✝The Lord is my Light and my Salvation: whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Psalm 27:1✝

Learn To Sew
star
Learn To Sew  Friend of PR
Member since 4/12/05
Posts: 13876
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Body Type:

online now
Send Message

      



Date: 8/14/12 1:39 PM

I like it. It is soft, soothing, and simple to look at. Love the outer border and backing fabric. I think the hearts on the sashing are wonderful. Very charming to look at.

------
Bernina 630, Bernina embroidery module, Pfaff 2036, Bernina 1200DA serger, Unique Sewing Cabinet 450L

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Quilters' Corner >> New Quilt for a Friend

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Fun with Fitting - PANTS
Fun with Fitting - PANTS

Class Details

Online Class
The Contemporary Couture Jacket
The Contemporary Couture Jacket

Class Details

BurdaStyle Magazine 03-2012-121A

photo
by: SewWil

Review
BurdaStyle Magazine 07-2009-113

photo
by: Heidi Ho

Review
You Sew Girl Fedora Pattern

You Sew Girl Fedora Pattern

Pattern Details
You Sew Girl 150mm Purse Frame Purse Pattern

You Sew Girl 150mm Purse Frame Purse Pattern

Pattern Details

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2016 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.