Tag Archives: Wholecloth

Virtual Wholecloth Sirius 11

Mmm! I haven’t got the corners of the border quite right, but other than that, I love it. Life in general, especially unpacking boxes and trying to find a place to put the contents of each box, is getting in … Continue reading

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Virtual Wholecloth Sirius 8

I hope you can see this as clearly as I can! I have never made a whole cloth quilt, but playing with block by block quilting design, rather than an all over design, makes it very tempting. Of course, the … Continue reading

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Black and Gold 7

Short shopping list for a quilt … black fabric, gold thread. And wadding. Allow enough black fabric for backing and binding. Optional extra, a small length of gold fabric for a tiny border.

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Virtual Wholecloth Sirius 6

I love it! Even a wholecloth quilt needs some blank spaces for the eyes to rest … in this case, some boring straight lines to create an inner border, but those boring bits leave space for the more elaborate motifs … Continue reading

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Black and Gold 5 and 6

I find the more I play with quilting designs, the more they look like my quilt designs but without the applique and quilting. The same type of designs appeal with or without additional colour. I am designing quilting block by … Continue reading

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Black and Gold 2, 3 and 4

Last week I shared the first in this series of designs. (I have since thought that I should have described that first one as a wholecloth quilted medallion.) I started the project file to try out some all over quilting … Continue reading

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Virtual Wholecloth Sirius 5

A comparatively simple whole cloth quilt design … but I think it would look OK. If nothing else, even with low contrast thread colour the design is easier to see than in a lot of  photos of whole cloth quilts,

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Virtual Wholecloth Sirius 1, 2 and 3

A little bit less contrast after the last quilt! I am starting to feel a bit more confident finding my way around the quilting layer in Electric Quilt. I have limited number of pretty designs as I am concentrating on … Continue reading

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Virtual Wholecloth Quilt 1, 2 and 3

I have really started something! I have been fiddling with the quilting layer in Electric Quilt for years, but much prefer the real thing, which usually involves making up the design as I go along. I quilt around the shapes … Continue reading

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