Friday, November 25, 2011

Friday finish....for the desert!

I really haven't felt very motivated since we arrived in Phoenix, so haven't done very much at all here except golf, and relax.

........ golfbag

But I did manage to get the binding on this little quilt that I started here last winter.

It was the very first quilt that I tried FMQ, so lots and lots of mistakes (dont look too closely !)

But I do really like it, and it is going to live here in the condo in Phoenix, as a throw on the couch, so just for us to curl up with on those cool desert nights!!

I like the touch of red in the binding, it really shows off the reds.

My favourite quilt store here Quiltz is having a big sale this small Saturday... so I think I might have to go check that out.  And just for the record....I DID finish 3 quilts before I went shopping for more fabric.....not the three I had planned, but this one counts..right


  1. Very, very nice.
    Sounds like you're having a great time.
    Here in Saskatoon it is 4 degrees and melting.
    Happy Friday.

  2. I think I said those very same words to my husband about buying more fabric, "honey I finished 6 projects this week, I am just trying to stay busy" It didn't really work, did it work for you? It's 70 F here in Texas today!

  3. enjoy your shopping and love the finsihed quilt - pretty colours and just right to snuggle under. Say hi to the desert for me - love it!

  4. Beautiful quilt - am loving the pattern you used

  5. That red quilt is wonderful. And welcome to Phoenix! That's where my daughter lives, and I like to visit her all the time (except August). It's always fun to go fabric shopping (I did a little of that in NYC) so I hope you had a good time.

    Elizabeth E.

  6. I do love the fabic's you used in this is just lovely.

  7. I love the beautiful simplicity of this quilt! Awesome finish! I'm sure you'll enjoy it lots!

  8. Hi! Greetings from Finland! Your quilts are so fantastic! It's so nice to find other quilters all around the world! :)

  9. I love this quilt ... red is my favorite color and this mixture is perfect! You did a great job on it!


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