Sunday, May 6, 2012

NYB Mini Quilt


My NYB Mini quilt is finished!
My friend has a beautiful farm for photos --
and she didn't think it was too strange
 that I got out my camera
 and asked for tape right after we arrived
-- she's a quilter, too!
So while the kids fed her chickens,
we took quilt photos!
This mini quilt uses the NYB block 4 template.
I used some of my precious scraps
of Katie Jump Rope fabric
 to make it bright and sunny!
I absolutely love the KJR yellows!

(quilt back)


And here is where this quilt now lives,
in our back entryway,
a sunny burst of color welcoming us home.
I love it!

Linking up to:
QAL

21 comments:

  1. SO darling! I just love your little quilt!!

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  2. I love and the colors are beautiful

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  3. Michelle, it's so wonderful and cheery. Had you done curves before or was this a first?

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  4. Love it, so bright and cheery, and the perfect place for it to hang :o)

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  5. This is so beautiful! It really is like a burst of sunshine. I love that your friend has a perfect barn for picture taking. :)

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  6. Cute little quilt! I love the circles around the block the way they're farther apart as they are closer to the edges. Great job!

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  7. Great photos! Your quilt is so cool and looks great in your entryway!

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  8. I just love your quilt block!! Hope you don't mind, I have it pinned on my Sewing Inspiration board on pinterest:) I wish Katie Jump Rope was still available, but maybe they'll bring it back like Flea Market Fancy - I hope!

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  9. Love your mini - it is like a Ray of Sunshine!

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  10. Love it! Love it! The fabric, the quilting...everything!

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  11. oh my gosh!! that is amazing!! if i was really brave i'd cut into my KJR. that is my absolutely favorite fabric line ever. i've never seen a quilt with that brown flower print was used in such an appealing way. thank you for the inspiration.

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  12. A lovely, lovely NYB; I especially love the bright, cheery fabrics.

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  13. I love it! And what a perfect spot for it to live! I would love to walk in to something so bright and cheerful!

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  14. Absolutely beautiful! I love those sunny yellows, too.

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  15. Just gorgeous! I don't think a better use of that fabric exists :-)

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