The “rest of the story”………

Is this beautiful ‘finish’ (which was gifted last Saturday)…….IMG_6145          The photos, above/below, do not do it justice. The ‘eggplant’ color is so rich I can’t seem to capture it correctly. The very beginnings of this one may be found here and here. My faithful quilt-holder came to the rescue for this nice queen-sized quilt. Feathers, in opposing directions, fill the light spaces and the dark “rails” were left unstitched. The backing provided exactly enough left-over fabric for the binding. Not a scrap left!!!!! Following are some close-ups……….IMG_6148

IMG_6149 IMG_6150

IMG_6151  The photo below gives a pretty accurate color……IMG_6147   And one final picture……..IMG_6144

Thread: (top) Isacord and Glide; (bobbin) Connecting Threads Essential Pro poly 70wt. Batting:Hobbs Heirloom cotton/poly (80/20)

Til next time…..the quilty journey continues….


About treadlemusic

A quilter who rides motorcycle, living on a small hobby farm in southeastern Minnesota. Grandmother and Great Grandmother.
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7 Responses to The “rest of the story”………

  1. Debbierose says:

    Liie this very much, especially the feathers

  2. I hope you make oodles of money doing this, you are a quilting genius!

    • treadlemusic says:

      LOL! Well, I’m not sure about that $$ part, but it does give me the opportunity to stitch on a lot of tops that I would not have been able to do myself…..tops that are all so different in piecing style and give me the creative ‘challenge’ that I so dearly love. Thanks so much for your over-the-top kind words! Uber hugs comin’ at ya…………………..

    • treadlemusic says:

      I so wish my photos did more than just adequately show off the wonderful piecing this sweet gal did. It was my privilege to finish this one. Thank you for your kind comment! Hugs………

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