For Baby W

1 Sep

This quilt was full of firsts for me. It was the first strip quilt I have done. The first full sized quilt I quilted myself. The first time I used spray basting. And the first time I used a linen blend.

There were many challenges in this quilt and I learnt some valuable lessons. Thankfully the imperfections are part of the handmade charm right?

I will publish a process post in a few days outlining some of the problems I had and how I did my very best to fix them. But for now, some photos of the finished product.

The front:

Baby W (1 of 1)

The back:

Baby W (13 of 7) 

Binding and label detail:

Baby W (12 of 7)

And all ready to go for a baby who is due to arrive any day!

Baby W (15 of 7)

2 Responses to “For Baby W”

  1. Michelle Smith Kingsley September 1, 2011 at 11:05 AM #

    I love your quilt!

  2. Debbie September 1, 2011 at 10:07 PM #

    wow – that IS alot of firsts! Darling quilt tho!

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