This says it all!!………

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This QOV top was made by Yvonne, a member of the larger quilt group I belong to. She is one active lady who can think of more ways to use fabric than any other I know. Her “Starburst” (my name for this) is described/pictured here. She always has at least one of these tops/flimsies ready to be quilted each month when we get together. The piecing is perfect and the theme is, well, I’ll let the quilt speak for itself……..

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And, of course, I can’t forget a “back” view!……..

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I used my favorite ‘paisley’ motif, with a simple 4 petal flower in the center of the “Friendship Star” and straight-line stitching in the star points. Was totally a fun quilt. Yvonne will bind it and a pillowcase will be used to keep it ready until presented to a member of the military. Until next time….

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About treadlemusic

A quilter who rides motorcycle, living on a small hobby farm in southeastern Minnesota. Grandmother and Great Grandmother.
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25 Responses to This says it all!!………

  1. Love love this beauty. That paisley 4 petal mix is just beautiful.

  2. Linda says:

    Amazing! You must really love quilting all those beautiful quilts. It must be so much fun.

    • treadlemusic says:

      I sorta get “lost” when I start!! Just as DH……I kinda crawl in to my quilting world of stitching…….My Ms.Sweetie (HQ Sweet Sixteen) has been a huge blessing. I still quilt on my Juki TL2010Q and have fun (mostly micro-stippling). Both are super machines for me. Thanks for your encouraging words. Have a great weekend!! Blessings, Doreen

  3. Valerie says:

    Thank you for always leaving just the kindest comments on my blog!! I appreciate your words more than you can know!! The quilting on this is just lovely….what a beautiful quilt this is. 🙂

    • treadlemusic says:

      But Val……you make it so easy!!!!! Thanks so much for “popping by”. This quilt stitching ‘thing’ is truly an addiction for me….but, it does keep me out of trouble (for the most part!!!! LOL!). Blessings……

  4. mtetar says:

    The quilts are absolutely beautiful! The purpose is a very caring and the gift of giving. Paisley Prints are always such a pretty print, imprint, and markings. Thanks for sharing. Be Blessed, Mtetar

  5. Pat says:

    This quilt has it all! Lovely!

    • treadlemusic says:

      It really does! Yvonne really “nailed it” with her piecing!!! Added bonus……totally square and accurately pieced…..made for such pleasurable quilting!!!!!

  6. ruthiequilts says:

    Your quilting is stunning!!! It really sets off the quilt! You’re just too good my friend!

  7. Gloria Dotzler says:

    Aww, I love that one.

  8. Such a gorgeous quilt with those rich reds and blues. The quilting is devine! Avis x

  9. I continue to be impressed with the incredible talent within your quilting family. This one is particularly stunning and with that message, the best.

  10. The quilts are fantastic! Congrat!! Very cool!

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  11. Rhonda says:

    Your quilting is stunning! Well done!

    • treadlemusic says:

      Well, Hello!!!!! and thank YOU so much!!!! Things back to “normal” on your end??? Had to order another light ring last week…..LEDs fading fast!!! Ms. Sweetie stitching beautifully, though, and I’m lovin’ it!!!!! Hugs…..D

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