Wednesday, 5 August 2015

Second Recession Quilt-TA Da!

This is my first finish of the third quarter of FAL with Adrianne ( list here ) It is another charity quilt,  made by the Together circle of do.good stitches. I had 4 blocks left over from the original Recession Quilt and decided to make another similar quilt.

Svea had made me a green block whereas the others were all pink. I think I managed to incorporate it successfully into this quilt. For the back I used a piece of Dear Stella camping fabric with a scrap piece of green with white dots, left over from another quilt.

I quilted it again with flowers like the last one but adding a few daisies ( and one butterfly) this time.
I used Kona Pomegranate and Chartreuse for the binding, to pick up the colours in the quilt.

I have already posted it to Siblings Together ( though not heard yet that it has been received) along with 15 other quilts ( 7 of which were donated by members of my LQG).
Quilt Stats
Quilt size: 60 inches square
Blocks made by Together Circle of do.good stitches and my scraps for the borders
Back: Dear Stella camping fabric and scrap of green with white dots ( can't remember who this is by)
Binding: Kona Pomegranate and Kona Chartreuse
Wadding: 100% cotton by Fabric Freedom from roll
Quilted with Prescencia 60/3 in white on top. So Fine 401 ( white ) in bobbin
Linking with Adrianne

2015 FAL at On the Windy Side
And Scraptastic Tuesday

Scraptastic Tuesday


  1. It's wonderful!!

    P.S. I haven't spotted a photo of it on ST's Twitter timeline but I'll keep an eye out!

  2. Brilliant! It looks lovely but then I do like a bit of green! And thank you for linking up to #scraptastictuesday

  3. I'm just catching up on reading blogs! I think I do prefer your stronger coloured recession quilt, but this is very pretty too and I quite like the green :)