Mystery Quilt Part 2

Here’s some more shots from the Mystery sampler quilt I just finished up for a client. Be sure to click over and see the first post about this quilt for more photos of the different areas.

mystery quilt long arm APQS
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I’m so impressed by the creativity shown in the layout of this sampler quilt. The piecer gets lots of experience doing all different kinds of patchwork but sometimes a sampler can be a bit boring. This one is definitely NOT boring! LOL!

3d pinwheel longarm
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Those are 3D pinwheels which is a delight to the eye but can cause issues with a longarm. I used a loopy freehand filler behind the pinwheels to make them pop but keep my hopping foot safely away from the flaps of the pinwheel.

long arm sampler quilt
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Some of the filler blocks were just fussy cut blocks of fabric with a frame around them. In those a simple squiggle enhanced the modern feel of the piecing while allowing the beautiful fabric to come forward to the eye.

Chevron border
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I decided to do a large curling feather on the chevron border. It pulls the various fabrics together and reflects back on the feathers I did around the large star motif too.

layout smapler quilt
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I hope you enjoyed the tour around this unique quilt!

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Angela Huffman- Triplet Momma. Quilter. Teacher. Thread Bimbo

I’m Angela- Co-host of the Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting PBS show. APQS Long arm Dealer and Educator. Triplet Momma. Designer. Thread Bimbo.

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