Sunday, June 1, 2014

Rita's quilt is done

I just took Rita's quilt off the long arm, but first I had to stitch the two areas that I missed and I had a pleat in the back that needed some attention; but I am glad to say that for a very first "truly" custom quilt, this doesn't look too bad if you take 20 paces back and squint your eyes.  ;D
Close up of ruler work and feathers.
Here's the backing with a close up picture. 
I personally love quilts that have that crinkly look, so I am thinking this quilt is going to look really good once it is washed and dried.  I sure hope Rita is happy with it. 


  1. WOW, wow, wow. Big applause from my corner of the world. Stunning work! Any you will continue to get better and better!

  2. Oh my....just beautiful and love the pattern design. Bet you are very pleased with this and wonderful job!

  3. Your quilting looks very intricate and beautiful!
    I think that Rita will be very happy with her quilt.

  4. Faye - it is just gorgeous! I need to keep practicing on many different ways to do them. You shine girl!!!

  5. Fabulous texture!! You shoukd defintely be very proud of this accomplishment.

  6. That is really beautiful. I wish you could have been there to see Rita's face. She was speechless!


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