Santa is DONE!

Last night about 8:00, Vince was watching an interesting story on The History Channel about Disneyworld and I grabbed this quilt and sat down to work on the binding and watch the show with him. Shortly after midnight, it was finished. It’s kinda bright but I love it!


This quilt resulted from having found this fabric at Block by Block in Carthage, MO while doing a book signing back in September. The fabric is part of the Peppermint Christmas line by Red Rooster.


Then I found this border print at The Christmas Cloth Store while shopping on the internet.

That’s what I cut up and used for the outer border.

The quilt is about 90″ x 90″ as I recall and I’m so happy to have it finished and have at least one new Christmas quilt on a bed this year.


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Comments

  1. 3

    Jeanne says

    One is better than none, Judy! It’s a beautiful quilt. I love that bright green fabric, too. Merry Christmas!

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    Vicki W says

    Congratulations! It’s so bright and happy it will make any guest happy to spend Christmas in your home – that is if that elaborate menu plan doesn’t have them already moving in for the winter.

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    Evelyn aka Starfishy says

    I love it! I think it was Vicky who said last year that one of her goals was to have more “fun” with quilting and for some reason that has stuck with me – why are we sometimes so serious about our quilts? I’ve been adding “fun” bits and pieces to my quilts this past year. Last year I probably would not have considered that fabric or border fabric, but I look at things differently now. Why not!? Don’t get me wrong, I still love the “serious” quilts, but with so much FUN fabric out there – it is nice to find a creative way to work them into our quilts!

    Cheers!

    Evelyn

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    Loretta says

    Judy, the quilt is beautiful, and I really appreciate you letting us know the designer of the pantograph.
    I made a christmas quilt this month, and it will be given to my oldest daughter this weekend at our family party as a surprise gift.
    Merry Christmas from south Louisiana where the temperature is back to 70.

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    Calidore says

    Congratulations Judy. The quilt looks wonderful. Have a fantastic holiday with your family and enjoy the time together. Merry Christmas to you all.

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    Nadine says

    Oh, Judy, this is one of the most beautiful Xmas quilt I’ve ever seen ! So bright, joyful and inviting !
    THANKS for showing !

    A very Merry Christmas to you and your family. I hope your parents arrive safe. Enjoy !

    ((HUGS)) and smiles from my little corner of the world …
    NADINE

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    Lazy Gal Tonya says

    I’ve been sooo good this year not buying any new Christmas fabric, but now you’ve done it. I LOVE that Peppermint Christmas santas fabric – soooo cute. and the border fabric is great too. great quilt for the holidays. Merry Christmas, Judy.