Finished!

Somehow it feels like I have cheated making this quilt! Once I stopped faffing about, it was done in no time… I’m liking the QAYG method. Each block was quilted very simply in the ditch before joining them all together.

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Folded

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Thank you to all the ladies who made me such beautiful blocks from Switzerland, Sweden, the US and the UK. I think Callie will love it 🙂

Details:-

Size: 60″ x 48″ approx.

Quilted with Aurifil 50 wt in white

Backing: Mod Beads by Heather Bailey

Binding: Grand Revival Dots by Tanya Whelan

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19 Responses to Finished!

  1. What a lovely quilt. good strong colours and clearcut designs in the blocks.

  2. nicolette says:

    It’s a beautiful quilt, love all the blocks and colours!

  3. Lizzie says:

    I’m so excited to see this done JoAnn!! Love your polkadot binding! And that qayg method sounds really promising…… Yay!!

  4. You have really made a beautiful quilt of all swap blocks!

  5. Sonia says:

    What a great quilt Jo. I think I might have to explore QAYG!

  6. Kathryn Meah says:

    It’s absolutely stunning. I love all the white it in – it’s gives the colours a great contrast and I love all the different blocks. It’s something you could stare at for ages and see new things every time. So if you quilt the blocks before joining them together I assume they are not attached to the wadding and if so do you hand stitch to wadding after it’s all joined together. Finally I love the backing fabric. xx

  7. hannlib says:

    This looks brilliant Jo. I love the bright colours against the white.

  8. Wonderful quilt Jo, it will definitely be loved!

  9. moira says:

    you need to walk me through how to sew all the blocks together 🙂

  10. Carol says:

    The quilt is fab Jo! And the QAYG has worked really well.

  11. It’s fabulous! I love QAYG but I made the mistake of using Klona for the sashing and it was awful to hand stitch through – won’t be doing that again! (Using Klona, not QAYG!)

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