Friday, 20 October 2017

my mixed up geese quilt

Last week I finished up this lovely cuddily quilt. You may remember my mixed up geese from this post. I had lots of fun combining a crazy mix of fabrics together in these blocks and with a light wool blend batting it has ended up so soft & cosy.

A few quilt stats:
'my mixed up geese' quilt
It's a mish-mash of scrappy fabrics & colour totally inspired by Margaret from semichaotic 
and I simply repeated one block from the sewcialbeesampler QAL earlier in the year
Floral border fabric 'Perennial Optimism' from the Bountiful collection by Maureen Cracknell
- loving the vintage vibe of this new-ish fabric
And I used an old vintage sheet for the backing
Machine quilted in a connected circles pattern by Annette de Raat
Quilt size 1.2m x 1.7m

Linking up with Amanda Jean for 'finish it up friday' over here at crazymomquilts 


  1. Congratulations, perfectly scrappy delightful.
    'The World of Pooh' I enjoyed reading those stories to my kids, I don't know if I enjoyed
    them more or my children?

  2. such a nice cuddly quilt - it is not over quilted and stiff and it has such pretty colors in it - always love Pooh!

  3. Framing and sashing the flying geese has created a delight. The yellow sets it off so well. Congratulations.

  4. The sashing sets those blocks off perfectly. Another great finish. Deck looks good too.

  5. What an interesting quilt. I like the way you have set the blocks, the sashing is an excellent contrast to the blocks. A very pretty vintage sheet backing.

  6. I always love to watch you play with color!

  7. Beautifully done! Congrats on another colorful finish.

  8. So pretty! I love your vintage style!

  9. Another lovely finish! That border fabric is very pretty and sets off your geese blocks really nicely.

  10. Lovely to see your finish. It is satisfying to have it completed and looking wonderful.
    Cheers, Karen


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