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February 5, 2016

Picket Fence Baby Quilt in Good Fortune {a Finish!}

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This is my February Goal for One Monthly Goal.  You can find the original post here.  

Once again Picket Fence proves she is a very versatile pattern, 'cause she highlights all of Good Fortune's goodness!  Pattern #BHQ0715002


This quilt went together so quickly that I want to make another one!


Here's a shout out to my friend Shannon of The Flemings Nine.  She always pieces her quilt backs, and I copied her style!


Quilt Stats:
  • Pattern:  Picket Fence, my first pattern!
  • Size:  47" square
  • Fabric:  Good Fortune by Kate Spain for Moda and Kona White
  • Batting: 100% cotton
  • Quilting:  Allover small meandering stitch in white thread on Mrs.Singer, my antique 31-15 mounted on a long-arm quilting frame.
  • Backing:  Good Fortune by Kate Spain for Moda and Kona White
  • Binding:  Good Fortune by Kate Spain for Moda, double fold, attached by machine.
  • Value:  Super Sweet!

Today is Free Fabric Friday at Craftsy!  Enter to win this fat quarter bundle of Beach Retreat fabric!


Linking to:

♥ Finish It Up Friday ♥ Thanks Goodness It's Finished Friday ♥ WIPs Be Gone ♥ Fabric Frenzy Friday ♥ Off the Wall Friday ♥ Can I Get a Whoop Whoop?!? ♥ MOP MondayWhoomp There It IsShow Off SaturdayMain Crush MondaySew Cute TuesdayLinky TuesdayFiber TuesdayYou're Gonna Love It

15 comments :

Shannon said...

Love that pieced back, of course!

Leanne Parsons said...

That does look like it would be a quick finish, but such a fun design! The pieced back is cute too. Thanks for linking to TGIFF!

Bonnie said...

Very cute pattern. And quilt too. Congratulations on your first pattern.

Maker Joy said...

What a sweet quilt. It's great to see how fabric choices can change a pattern.

AlidaP said...

Great pattern to feature bold and cheerful prints! Beautiful finish! Thanks for sharing!!

Linda Forager said...

I love that purple dragonfly fabric you've worked into it! What a great find. Hope you got plenty more of it :D

Kaelyn Angelfoot said...

Lovely Quilt!

Judy said...

Good Fortune is soooo good, and so is your quilt, love it!

Jennifer Fulton Inquiring Quilter said...

Wonderful pattern, and an easy finish! I always piece my backs too.

Jasmine said...

Congrats on the finish. It looks bright and cheerful.

TheEclecticAbuela said...

Beautiful! I love pieced backing.

Beth @ Cooking Up Quilts said...

Congrats on another fun finish Myra. It looks wonderful in those prints. Thanks for sharing on MCM!

DIY Crush Blog said...

Very beautiful quilt and great tutorial! I'd love to invite you to my blog where you can submit your tutorials for a dedicated post! I pin to many pinterest boards and share on social media!

Dogwood Lane Rambles said...

Super cute baby quilt and a fun back. I love a pieced back.

Heidi said...

So pretty Myra - Congratulations!