Saturday, February 6, 2016

Red, White & True quilts

I finally finished all three of my Red, White & True quilts, from the quilt along.  This started back in July, but, I got busy this fall, and didn't finish mine.  The centers have been finished, I just needed to put both borders on each top.

I did have to re-draft the pattern, just a bit, so that they would all fit the size requirements for Quilts of Valor.
re-drafted pattern
All I did was take the middle row out, and use the 'parts' from it to make the borders.  Now all the quilts measure 60"x70".

I finished this one at the Quilts of Valor sew-in on Tuesday.
Red, White & True #1
Today, my large quilt guild had a sew-in, and I finished the other 2 quilt tops.  It was windy outside, so, sorry for the pictures.

Red, White & True #2


Red, White & True #3
This was a fun and simple pattern.  I'll probably make this again.

I have the bindings made, and I just have to piece the backings. 

Thanks for the quilt along, Jean!



7 comments:

  1. You are on a roll with these quilts!! Very nice and I know they will be well received. Thanks for doing this..

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  2. Wow, I love that quilt and the changes you made.

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  3. Nice pattern. Interesting that there is a size requirement. Well, you did a good job of adjustment and I'll bet someone will be happy to have it.

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  4. Pretty quilts! It does look like a fun pattern for piecing.

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  5. Very nice pattern and love the quilts. Do you attend the events where they present the quilts too?

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  6. They are gorgeous! Love the way you adapted!

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