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

Platinum Sponsor
PatternReview.com
PatternReview.com

Forum > Quilters' Corner > I did it! ( Moderated by Sharon1952)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
I did it!
First ever quilt
snuzal
star
snuzal
Intermediate
International NEW ZEALAND
Member since 7/7/07
Posts: 744
Send Message

      
thumbsup 2 members like this.



Date: 6/23/13 8:29 PM

Used a Pooh panel to start with so it was nice and easy (pfftt. says she who quilted around every character!)
Thanks for everyone who helped out with advice.
Cot quilt blog post

And now I want to make a bassinet one, and a floor one to attach some play gym items to.
-- Edited on 6/23/13 8:34 PM --

------
Check my blog :)
http://snuzalsews.blogspot.com/

Juki Exceed F600, Babylock Imagine, Janome 300E.

PattyGee
PattyGee  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 11/12/03
Posts: 765
Send Message

      



Date: 6/23/13 8:54 PM

Snuzal - Your quilt turned out so nice. Great job on the binding. I can see why you want to do more.

------
Patty
Bernina 530, Bernina 200e with upgrade 730, BL Enlighten Serger, BL Coverstitch and Juki TL-2010Q.

SewBusy63
star
SewBusy63
Intermediate
Member since 12/10/07
Posts: 4690
Send Message

      



In reply to snuzal <<


Date: 6/23/13 9:20 PM

It's very nice and your mitered corners are perfect!!!!

------
~Diana~

♥ Bernina 830E ♥ Bernina 1150MDA serger

✝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✝

Cat n Bull
star
Cat n Bull  Friend of PR
North Carolina USA
Member since 2/17/06
Posts: 4547
Send Message

      



Date: 6/23/13 9:41 PM

It came out GREAT!

Awesome job on your corners!

------
Cathryn

Connie F
Connie F
Advanced
North Carolina USA
Member since 4/8/13
Posts: 558
Send Message

      



In reply to snuzal <<


Date: 6/23/13 10:06 PM

So Cute! Congrats to you on a job well done!

Warbler
star
Warbler  Friend of PR
Advanced
Vermont USA
Member since 4/15/07
Posts: 3573
Send Message

      



Date: 6/23/13 10:13 PM

Panel quilts are a lot of fun and a wonderful way to make something quick for little ones...

Speaking of little ones, congratulations on Baby Snuzel too!

------
Janome MC6600 Bernina 240 Juki MO735 Singer 201-2 Singer 221-1

snuzal
star
snuzal
Intermediate
International NEW ZEALAND
Member since 7/7/07
Posts: 744
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 6/24/13 0:14 AM

thanks everyone, I really enjoyed it. the quilting around each character took such a long time and was incredibly awkward in some places, but I got there (just dont look too closely lol)

------
Check my blog :)
http://snuzalsews.blogspot.com/

Juki Exceed F600, Babylock Imagine, Janome 300E.

JEF
starstarstar
JEF  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Virginia USA
Member since 7/27/05
Posts: 2603
Board Moderator
Send Message

      



Date: 6/24/13 8:34 AM

Welcome to the addictive world of quilting :)

------
"The trouble with quotes on the Internet is that you can never know if they are genuine." --Abraham Lincoln

SouthernStitch
starstarstar
SouthernStitch  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 8/24/02
Posts: 10220
Send Message

      



Date: 6/24/13 9:02 AM

Fabulous quilt! Congrats on such an awesome first project!

------
Bernina 780, and 530
Juki TL2010
Babylock Evolution
Singer 403a

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

SheBear0320
starstar
SheBear0320  Friend of PR
Advanced
Manitoba Canada
Member since 4/8/08
Posts: 3978
Send Message

      



In reply to snuzal <<


Date: 6/24/13 10:02 AM

Great job on your first quilt project -- I started out with this same kind of project.

Quilting around each character can take a lot of time but the outcome is definitely worth it.

Congrats!

------
Sheila
"sewing very slowly to fill an empty closet"

2014 Stash Busting Sew-Along:
59.0 yards sewn (as of 09/17/14)
133.875 yards purchased (as of 09/17/14)

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 >> I did it!

Merchants on PR

Budo Bear Designs


Asian Designs
Web site

Patterns from the Past


vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Reconstructing History


Reconstructing History
Web site

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

Gwyn Hug


Fabric Shopping Help!
Deals!

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket

Register

Bust Adjustments
Bust Adjustments

Register

Other 07072008

photo
by: julliams

Review
McCall's 6433

photo
by: Josnazz

Review
Sew Liberated Mei Tai Baby Carrier

Sew Liberated Mei Tai Baby Carrier

Buy Now
Sew Liberated Esme Top Pattern

Sew Liberated Esme Top Pattern

Buy Now

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

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.