Thursday, June 14, 2012

Pyramid - the final show

My Pyramid quilt is all quilted and bound!

I just love the scrappiness and how the solids frame all the different prints.

The back turned out beautiful. I struggled a bit to pick out a binding. I tried yellow and gray, but ended up with this Kei dot in blue. It matches perfectly.

It's quilted with straight lines about 1/2" from each seam. The quilting went surprisingly quick.

Saturday I picked up this basket at the Container Store. It's beautiful and quite heavy - great for housing some quilts!

In other sewing this week - I made up a couple of Jeni's Drawstring bags for the girls who are on their way as I type!

. . . Cindy


  1. Very pretty finish, Cindy. Your little drawstring bags are also cute as a bee. Looks like you've been lucky to get in a lot of sewing lately. We missed you at the BTOG mtg. Hope you have not deserted us.

  2. LOVE this one! Love the coordinating solids in rows like you did! Very nice!

  3. I love that basket. It's a good thing I didn't go with you to Containers. I would have ended up with a bunch of things!! Enjoy your girls!

  4. Beautiful quilt Cindy! Just gorgeous! I have to try and think of some way to showcase all those gorgeous pyramids you gave to me! Thank you again!!

  5. Beautifully done with your usual attention to detail and eye for pattern/color combinations. Lovely.

  6. oh your quilt turned out just lovely!! And Jeni's bags are always just right for the occasion!

  7. Love the quilt!! Well done!

    Have a super great sewing and quilting day.

  8. Have just been catching up with blog reading and it was lovely to see the story of this quilt unfold - from inspiration to completion! Job beautifully done - and adding the red was just so right!


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