More QOV……..

This has been in a “holding” pattern for a couple of months. The larger quilt group I attend will be giving several more of these QOV (Quilt of Valor) at a gathering in September and this one will be among them so I needed to quilt it and get it back to the gal who pieced it so she could finish putting the binding and label on the quilt. The pattern is “Twist and Shout”, a workshop our group did a while back and whose pattern I made available here. The quilting is my favorite “swirl” motif.001007004006

005And a little peak at the back……..009  ’Til next time and more ‘quilty’ goings-on…………..

About treadlemusic

A quilter who rides motorcycle, living on a small hobby farm in southeastern Minnesota. Grandmother and Great Grandmother.
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20 Responses to More QOV……..

  1. Those are some great fabrics for a QOV!

  2. ruthiequilts says:

    I love the way you quilted it!!! Perfect! You are so generous with your time and talent my friend!

  3. i remember when you shared this pattern. I put it in my favourites. Haven’t made it yet, but I will at some point in the future. You’re doing a great job Doreen. There’ll be some very happy and grateful recipients, I’m sure. Do any of your quilts go to ladies? Avis x

    • treadlemusic says:

      Yes they do, actually. Many quilts that have been given have gone to returning gals/Moms. We have found that they make the same choices as the guys (for color preferences). When the quilts are given, if possible, they are allowed to choose which quilt they would like…..usually more than are needed are available to be given.

  4. Fiona says:

    I love those swirls… your stitches are so consistent too….
    It all makes for a lovely quilt ….


    • treadlemusic says:

      Thank you! Even-ess of the pattern across the top has been a bigger challenge than I ever thought it would be. I can see the advantage of have a frame set-up and being able to see the “whole picture” as it’s being stitched. As with the entire process/craft, I’m getting better with more practice!!! Thanks for dropping by! Blessings…..

  5. Great pattern! the quilt looks awesome! And your swirls look great!

  6. daniellajoe says:

    Beautiful and Original!!!

  7. Amen to that “Pledge of Allegiance” fabric in this quilt. It’s perfect.

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