Saturday, May 16, 2015

Scrap Jar Quilt

I know I've shared this quilt before. It's the first quilt I've ever made. This one I made for my youngest daughter. I even machine quilted it myself.



Here is the back:



I originally made the scrappy strips to add to the front for a border, but my daughter didn't like that idea. So I added them to the back of the quilt.



I'm entering this into the Blogger's Quilt Festival Scrappy Quilts.

9 comments:

  1. Crystal, I think your quilt is lovely. Someday I hope to make a scrappy star quilt too.
    Joyce

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  2. What a happy bright quilt! I just love the stars and the 9patches sprinkled across it! And the back is as cute as the front...sew glad you used those strips!!

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  3. Your first quilt and all those little squares....oh my you are brave. LOVE the colors with white background.

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    1. Thank you! When I was a teenager I used to go to my aunts and sew squares together for quilts, but we never ever finished them (unless she finished them by herself) and I don't know what happened to them.

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  4. I like the corner squares that make a secondary block. Quite a lovely setting. Hard to believe it's your first!

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  5. Love your 16 patches in the centre of each star and the secondary pattern from the corner squares, absolutely fab :D #tuesdayarchives

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