Some progress

I finished the quilting on this quilt today.


I still need to do the binding.    I did wash it when I finished the quilting.  I usually do the binding before washing but since the circle blocks were vintage , and unwashed before I pieced them into the top, I wasn’t sure if they would shrink and cause puckering.   It is easier to steam a quilt flat before adding the binding.   I’ll do the steaming and binding tomorrow.

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I also noticed a few places where I missed quilting 😦      I’ll fix those too

Hand quilting is a slow process…..but it is coming along

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Happy Quilting


11 thoughts on “Some progress

  1. Susan says:

    Tim, your quilt is beautiful!

  2. Your circle quilt from the vintage is really fun. I like the busy prints together and it seems to have a playful presence. I also love seeing the progress on the rose quilt.

  3. Jenny Bonynge says:

    Echo quilting is time consuming but totally awesome!

  4. Lou says:

    Hi Tim, I love this quilt, it has a mod look to it. I admire all the work you have done on refurbishing the lovely old machines.

  5. Maxine says:

    Your quilt looks fantastic. I cannot imagine hand quilting though.


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