Sunday, December 31, 2006

Aunt Nancys Quilt

Last year at a quilt retreat I started this Sew Many Pieces quilt. I knew I was going to make it for my Aunt Nancy so emailed her and asked her for her favorite colors. Purple was in the list ( shew - I could find purple!) It turned out to be just smaller than a twin - but perfect for her couch. I finished it in October - I was sooo ahead of the game, and then forgot to mail it till December 11th... oh well. She did get it in time for Christmas.

I quilted it with light lavender thread. This is my Cousin Julie and the Quilt.

And then of course here is a small pic of the whole thing.

Happy New Year!!


Anonymous said...

That is a beautiful quilt! Purple is my favorite color.

Anonymous said...

The quilt is georgous. I've also made a purple (mine was called a monster).
Found you thru stashbusters. Definitely going to add you to my bloglines list. You've got some wonderful talent.

Beth said...

Alycia~ I love that block! Is it from a book? I am "feeling" your cold with those snow pictures! Our daughter went to AFA in the Springs..she is glad she is home with us in Arizona! I'm a QOV quilter too..only one under my belt..but a 2nd in the WIP column. Happy New year! Beth in AZ

piney cq said...

Wow! Gorgeous!!! You gave her SUCH a wonderful gifty!! Your Mom's quilt is cool too!! Congrats on jobs well done!

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