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Bloggers Quilt Festival

First isn’t Amy great to host Blogger’s Quilt Festival. A BIG THANKS to her! Next I want to show off my son’s quilt. Didn’t he do a great job. He sewed all the scraps together, I helped him tie it and then I bound it for him. This quilt just screams ‘N’, he’s the one with the neon green room. He loves color and I love him and his quilt. Finally for my showing is this black and white quilt with red accent. It is my new design and will be available on my webpage soon. I call it Breathe. The motion in the blocks reminds me of the rythmic in and out of breathing. It also relaxes me simular to a deep breath. I had a lot of fun making this one. My hubby loves it. The deep contrast of the black and white really appeals to him.

Well I’m going to check out all the other wonderful quilts at Blogger’s Quilt Fest. Hope you will do the same. I’ll also be linking up at for Sew and Tell. After all it is Friday you know.


  • Nima says:

    wow…lovely quilts

  • Anne at Film and Thread says:

    You both did a great job! Doesn't sewing all that black and white make your eyes go buggy?!

  • myBearpaw says:

    Wow thanks for showing us 2 quilts. I love the tied one at the top best, but they are both beautiful!

  • Karen says:

    Congratulations to your son, well done. The black and white is beautiful. Our guild has just chosen the snail's trail block as our challenge block. Great job.

  • hetty says:

    Wow! Love the 'deep breathing' quilt! I can't stop looking at it. I am going to have to make one of those! Your son's quilt is super too!

  • QuiltyBee says:

    Excellent job–you can both be proud of your finishes. Love the green with black ties!

  • P. says:

    Your son did a great job! I really love that B&W&Red quilt. Snail's trail block is a favorite of mine.

  • Joyce says:

    Your son should be proud of his quilt. Lovely.
    I do love the black and white with a touch of red. It's so dramatic.

  • *karendianne. says:

    Friend, isn't "N's" quilt one you'd want to snuggle under? Oh I would. I think I'd take it with me everywhere. Like my blampey. 🙂

    Now Breathe… I'm delighted to see this. I think I recall this one but not entirely. A second look this one definitely deserves. You have such a talent for creating patterns. I enjoy the deep contrast of the black and white and reds myself!

  • Pattilou says:

    Great quilt your son made! And that black and white–DELIGHTFUL! Thanks for sharing.

  • Leslie says:

    both quilts are great…i love the wave pattern in yours

  • Sarah Craig says:

    Your son's quilt is so cheerful – colorful and bright! I know he's proud of it!! And your black and white quilt is just spectacular – I have got to try those swirl blocks!! Thanks for sharing…

  • Heather says:

    Beautiful quilts! Congrats to both you and your son on these awesome finishes. What a great feeling, huh? :o)

  • Allie says:

    I LOVE your son's quilt! It's so colorful and tactile – love love love it. And I love your Breathe quilt, I've been dying to make a black, white and red quilt for awhile. This pattern is LOVELY!

  • Laurel H. says:

    I love BOTH quilts!

  • quiltmom anna says:

    Your son's quilt turned out great- I love all his cheerful and bright colors.

    Your black and red quilt is fabulous- I love the snail trail block and the other block is a perfect combination with it.. It has a beautiful elegance about it.
    Have a great time viewing all the quilts at the festival.

  • Lori says:

    Great eye candy! Thanks Em!

  • Carla says:

    Congrats to your son for a great quilt! Your quilt looks wonderful! I have been gathering black and white fabric just for a quilt and this pattern would be perfect! Can't wait :o)

  • Dayna says:

    My daughter is going to flip when she sees your "Breathe" quilt! Oh my word! It's fabulous! And your son did a great job, too. What a guy! Yay for him!

  • Karen says:

    What a wonderfully talented son you have. Thanks so much for showing it. Also love your black and white quilt.

  • prashant says:

    Great eye candy!
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  • Dallas Designing-Diva says:

    Awesome colors.

  • Jocelyn says:

    Your son did an incredible job on his quilt. And your black and white quilt is awesome!

  • Sandra says:

    thanks for sharing both quilts, the color choices are great on both. Don't you love how graphic black and white quilts are-very striking.
    Sandra in Moab
    Come see my antique quilt entries

  • Eileen says:

    how great your son made a quilt–nice for him to accomplish. yours is wonderful–the red is such a nice accent to those marvelous blocks!!

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