Thanks to all who serve………………

This day is set aside to give honor and recognition to the men and women who have given so much for the country we live in and the freedoms we enjoy (and, all too often, take for granted). It just coincided with a QOV (Quilt of Valor) I was finishing up. 002



The backing is a plaid homespun. I’m not sure if it was the best choice for this 70”x 70” quilt. It’s very loosely woven and was pieced several times to make the measurements adequate.   005

The colors, however, are perfect!!!! And, now, the whole picture……………………….001

Thread used: (Both top and bobbin) Connecting Threads Essential Pro poly, 70wt, “Turkey Red”. Quilting motif: Feather Paisley.


About treadlemusic

A quilter who rides motorcycle, living on a small hobby farm in southeastern Minnesota. Grandmother and Great Grandmother.
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10 Responses to Thanks to all who serve………………

  1. What a great way to thank our veterans.

  2. ivoryspring says:

    A totally fitting finish for Veterans Day!

  3. Thread crazy says:

    Couldn’t think of a better way to say thank you…beautiful!

  4. mtetar says:

    Now that’s honoring and a Special Thank You. Blessings Always, Mtetar

  5. Michele says:

    So perfect for the season. Nicely done.

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