Another quilt top finished!


I’d designed this one in Illustrator a couple of weeks ago. It was very quick to sew up once I got started.


The only step that’s a bit more difficult is squaring up the bias piecing.


But I put the finished piecing up on my design wall, mark where I want to cut and then I cut away. Admittedly it would be really hard to do on a quilt that’s too big for my design wall. This 60″ x 75″ large throw pushed the limits!

I can’t wait to quilt this one – the quilting is going to add so much to it.

One another note – check back here Monday because I’ll be launching my 4th Annual Action Kivu fundraiser! Can’t wait to see you then.

5 Responses to “Another quilt top finished!”

  1. Beth August 9, 2013 at 3:15 pm #

    I live in Colorado and those look like Bronco colors to me. I like it.

  2. Joan August 9, 2013 at 5:47 pm #

    That quilt looks cool!

  3. Holly August 9, 2013 at 9:04 pm #

    I was just wondering if it was Action Kivu time again! I’ve never tried piecing like this and it looks like fun!

  4. Anne August 9, 2013 at 10:01 pm #

    Looks great! I especially love the dark background color. Can’t wait to see how it quilts up.

  5. Ruth August 10, 2013 at 1:15 pm #

    That read looks great – it really pops. Love it!

Leave a Reply:

Gravatar Image


Modern Minimal

Block Party

I’m a member of the MQG!


I sew on a Janome Horizon Memory Craft 8900 QCP


Copyright ©2008 - 2014 Alissa Haight Carlton - All Rights Reserved