Monday, January 31, 2011

Midnight Stars Quilt Top - Completed



Midnight Stars Doll Quit.  Designer: Lori D. Size: 22" square
My thanks to Lori for hosting this wonderful QAL.  I really enjoyed myself making this quilt.  One of the setting squares had to be pieced because I only had a skinny quarter.  I don't know when I'll get it quilted but what I do know is it'll be a cheddar binding.


I've started again with the free star block quilt by Blackbird Designs.  I am using an older fabric collection also by Blackbird Designs called Beach House with Kona Snow.


The Civil War Block 5 Kansas Troubles is completed.  This was sure a challenge to get right, even then the points are not exactly perfect.

I have progressed some on Prairie Schooler's More Friends.  It's still on the frame and the lighting was bad to take a pic.  It's been drizzling the whole of yesterday and part of today.  Sure is cold lately.

11 comments:

  1. Anonymous4:28 pm

    All good stuff going on - love the BBD fabs.
    JessW.

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  2. Lori's QAL has been very popular and your version looks great. The star theme seems to be very popular with you at the moment. Still trying to finish my seven sisters - 2 stars to go.

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  3. Love your Midnight Stars quilt top, the star blocks look wonderful, love the fabrics you used. Bravo! for completing the Kansas Troubles block, mine is only a 1/4 done at this stage!

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  4. Love the Midnight Stars quilt top.

    And the Kansas Troubles block is so pretty in those colors. Great job.
    Lillian

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  5. Your doll quilt really does look like sparkling stars at midnight! I love it!!
    The beach house fabric is so pretty in your other star project and your latest CW block is so pretty!!
    Nice work!!

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  6. Seeing your Midnight Stars top makes me regret not have done the QAL this time.

    I loved doing it last time. *sigh* And your CW blocks look fabulous.

    I am way behind on mine as I have been busy testing blocks for the quilt group, quilting a UFO, stitching and working on my house blocks patchwork which were a gift from my quilt group. Humm...I never have a spare moment but I really want to make this CW quilt so can you send me some extra hours for my day? :-)

    Hugs from Holland ~
    Heidi

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  7. You sure have been a busy bee!!! Love the doll quilt, love everything come to think of it hihi!!! Happy sewing, hugs, Daniëlle

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  8. your midnight stars is beautiful and a cheddar binding will be PERFECT~!

    :-)
    libbyQ

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  9. Love the bits of cheddar in the quilt.

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  10. Very cute version of the doll quilt! The dark navy really sets it off well.

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  11. Love your beautiful quilt top. Hugs from France.

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