At the beginning of this month – I made my December ‘A Lovely Year of Finishes’ Goal to finish my Gypsy Wife Quilt Top. I surpassed my goal! Not only did I finish the quilt top, but Barb Raisbeck of Quilts by Barb quilted it and I got it bound! The whole quilt is FINISHED!It was actually a lovely day this morning so my daughter, Cedi and I hiked up to the deer fence to do a quick little mini photo shoot of the finished quilt. You can really see the quilting in this shot. Barb chose to do long vertical lines that sort of wave there way down the quilt. It creates a really cool illusion and texture to the piece. When I started this quilt a few months ago I actually did an initial fabric pull to use in two different quilts – the Gypsy Wife of course, but also my Nested Churn Dash. Here they both are side by side to show you just how different quilts can look even when they start in the same place. This was a fun quilt to make.
these are beautiful
Your quilts are awesome!
Michelle C. says
Wow. There's a whole lot of awesome in your Gypsy Wife Quilt. Good for you and your finishes!
Judy@Quilt Paradigm says
Congrats on two very amazing finishes!! The fabrics and colors you have used in your GW quilt are beautiful.
Two very different beauties out of the same beautiful mind!
Beautiful quilts and beautiful setting!! When I saw the thumbnail of your gypsy wife quilt, I thought that the lower part looked like ribbons. Lovely.
Lorna McMahon says
Congratulations on finishing your Gypsy Wife quilt, Kim! It is so beautiful! And so are the photos. What a great fence for a photo shoot!
It is incredible – there's just so much to look at I want to stare and stare! you must be so pleased with it – here's to lots of time snuggled up under it planning the next one!
Gorgeous quilt, and fantastic protos!
I really like your Gypsy Wife Quilt! Mine is in pieces right now, and I hope to have it done in 2015.
LOVE that gyspy wife quilt! Gorgeous.
Pauline Perry says
I love your quilts and your Gypsy Wife quilt is awesome – congratulations.
perry94022 at hotmail dot com
I love the earthy tones in your finish. I definitely like how the quilt is framed with the border!!
How exciting. It's beautiful and your photos are great!