Sunday, September 29, 2013

Swoon Top Finished!

I started this quilt over a year ago. No problem. Piece of cake. It's only nine blocks, right? I'll have it finished in no time.

Or, a year.

Anyway, I'm really happy with it. I used a Amy Butler Soul Blossoms and Moda cross weaves for the centers. Now, off to the quilter. (I sent my quilt for the book to a long arm quilter, and got spoiled! With a quilt this large, no way I'm going to tackle it myself.) As for quilting, any ideas? Maybe I should ask Karen. I think she's made 5 of these!

This quilt has always been for Katie. At first for her (July) birthday. Christmas present? Speaking of Christmas, I think this would make an awesome Christmas quilt. I'm hoarding a stack of Blitzen fat quarters. For Christmas 2014, of course.

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Southern Gal said...

I'm taking Camille's class at Craftsy. So far I've only watched Piece of Cake. It would probably take me two years to finish Swoon! It's beautiful.

Unknown said...

Beautiful!!! Love the colors!

Amy, a redeemed sheep said...

Swoon is such a beautiful block. Very nicely done. =)

Georgia said...

This looks great, I saw your pic in the flickr group. I love Amy Butler prints and have a stack I have been saving for Swoon, your quilt is inspiring :)