Monday’s meanderings…………..

Further into “feather land”………….IMG_0438.  I’m thinking I’m really going to love these corner designs—-with the added plumes!!! IMG_0437. For those of you who may have missed my initial information:The machine I’m using is a Juki 2010Q, straight stitch (only) industrial for home use machine. Thread: (top and bobbin) Connecting Threads Essential Pro poly, 70 wt. Batting: (single layer) Hobbs Heirloom cotton/poly, 80/20. I’ve used a dark green batik beneath the vintage piece (which measures approximately 33” square). The backing is bleached muslin…good quality.

Any questions, please, leave them in a comment and I will try to answer/clarify the process.

Note: to catch up on previous process posts, see here.

About treadlemusic

A quilter who rides motorcycle, living on a small hobby farm in southeastern Minnesota. Grandmother and Great Grandmother.
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9 Responses to Monday’s meanderings…………..

  1. Raewyn says:

    I love seeing what you do with these vintage pieces – your quilting is beautiful! I have a couple of small embroideries of Mum’s that she was rejected (one she says is too wonky!) which I thought would be fun to play with like this.

  2. Rhonda Dort says:

    Absolutely beautiful!!!

  3. D > Wow! They summon up all I most loved about the table linen my mother and – especially – her own mother, used to make. By hand!

    • treadlemusic says:

      I’m thankful for this machine embellishing trend/process that allows me to do this. Stitching anything by hand these days just wouldn’t happen. Good to ‘hear’ from you…….hugs…..

  4. kathyreeves says:

    It is coming along beautifully. The feathers work so well, the whole piece almost blends together and the line between the original embellishment and the quilting is nearly nonexistent.

  5. Judy says:

    This a beautiful piece as usual, waiting to see the completed project.

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