Monday, 19 May 2014

Blogger's Quilt Festival - spring 2014 (Stars)

I love when it's Blogger's Quilt Festival time! I can go to a quilt show but stay in my pj's with a cup of tea!

This year I am entering my latest bed quilt, my Friendship Stars.

This quilt was 5 years in the making!
The pattern is from Quilt Sampler from fall/winter 2008.
It took so long to make because I needed breaks when it came to piecing the stars in the border and then adding the borders to the top.
My mom quilted it on her longarm machine. I asked her specifically for the feathers in the cream parts. I wanted it to look like they were weaving in and out. She had creative licence with the rest.

This quilt was definitely worth the wait.

I love the final product and it looks fantastic on our bed!
Be sure to go check out other quilts in the festival!




  1. I love this version of friendship stars. The colors are lovely, and the quilting is beautiful. It may have been a long time in the making, but it looks terrific!

  2. I love the bed shot! gorgeous!

  3. Your feathers are perfection!

  4. Beautiful....quilting and overall.

  5. I love everything about this quilt. The quilting is outstanding. The use of color control is wonderful. Thanks for sharing this picture.

  6. Gorgeous colors and gorgeous quilting


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