Favourite Things quilt top – finished!

I am so thrilled to have this quilt top finished – and just before the dealine too 😀 although I think it should have been quilted and bound by the deadline but as I'm not quilting it myself that's not going to happen. I booked it in with Chris for quilting and my name has just arrived at the top of the list so hopefully it won't be too much longer before I can hang it up on the wall – I have just the spot for it :) 

This isn't a brilliant photo, it doesn't really show off the blocks to their best but what it does show is that the top is complete.

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It was a lovely, sunny, blue sky morning here so I took it outside for a photo. It was quite hard for me to hold up as it's actually taller than I am! I'll take some more photos when it's back from quilting.

My Favourite Things quilt from the book Some Kind of Wonderful by Anni Downs. I used various different creams for the backgrounds and the coloured fabrics are from the Buttercup range by Fig Tree and Co – with the exception of the fabric for the cat and I'm not sure at all what that was but it made for a lovely kitty 🙂 All of the applique is needle turned and for embroidery I used DMC threads to match the fabrics.

 

Linking with Lyn's BOM's Away and Sinta's BOM Rehab - it definitely works! I'm going to choose another BOM to work on for next week's Rehab now that this one is finished.

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4 Responses to Favourite Things quilt top – finished!

  1. Carole says:

    Congrats on a beautiful finish, and within deadline too 🙂
    It looks lovely. Such gorgeous colours.

  2. Chookyblue says:

    congrats it looks wonderful………..can’t wait to see it quilted………hope it won’t be tooo long………

  3. wendy says:

    such a gorgeous quilt, well done on getting it finished!

  4. Lynette says:

    I *love* this quilt! This is going to be so neat when it’s quilted. You’ve got to be smiling BIG every time you see it. 😀

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