Dec 6, 2009

funky christmas quilt

i finally finished my funky christmas quilt, yay!!
it is my 4th quilt ever. i used the funky christmas line by Michael Miller, a no-name red solid for the stars, squares and binding, and some Robert Kaufmann Essex linen-cotton blend for the sashing. the batting is a 80/20 wool/polyester mix for warmth.

i quilted it in straight lines, again because i like the look and i do not dare right now to try something else.

funky christmas quilt backing

the backing was supposed to be the top first but i thought it too boring and came up with those 9 bright red star-blocks plus three squares with a little red square in the middle.

funky christmas quilt star square

the blocks are about 30cm² or 11 3/4"², and i even signed the quilt with machine-writing which turned out a bit wonky. but you get the point :-)

funky christmas quilt signing

i really really love this one, so now i am ready and set for christmas :-)


  1. Der ist ja sowas von toll!!!! Ganz ganz schön! Ich bin schwer beeindruckt!

  2. Wunderbar! Die Sterne sehen im fertigen Quilt noch schöner aus!

  3. It's beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

  4. Vielen Dank für die Blumen / thanks so much!!


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