Friday, June 24, 2016

OMG - It's a Friday Finish...Finally...

My Plus Quilt has been finished since March.  I finally decided to get it quilted and set it as my June OMG goal.  And it is the last of my Q2 Finish Along goals.

I decided to keep it simple and did FMQ loops in the background.  I wanted the pluses to pop, so I left them unquilted.


Striped binding for the win.


Just waiting for a new baby, and then it can go to its forever home.



Linking up with:

Thank Goodness It's Finish Friday @ Whims and Fancies 
Finish It Up Friday @ Crazy Mom Quilts
Can I Get a Whoop Whoop? @ Confessions of a Fabric Addict 





19 comments:

  1. Very pretty quilt. I love the binding fabric.

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  2. Anja, it's perfect for any baby, boy or girl! Love the striped binging! Great finish!

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  3. What great texture the quilting added to the background. And the striped binding is definitely a win. :)

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  4. Love the striped binding! Beautiful quilt.

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  5. Everyone seems to be doing the "plus" quilts. I am ignorant on this issue. Is there a reason they are so popular?

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  6. Really nice finish! I like the way you quilted it and that striped binding.

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  7. Looks delightful! Great idea to just quilt the background! And to keep it simple. That's how to build your confidence (says I who is still afraid to FMQ on a whole quilt despite all the awesome practicing on small pieces I've accomplished!) :) XO

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  8. It's beautiful, Anja! I love that you left the pluses unquilted so that they pop.

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  9. I love how scrappy happy this is! Plus quilts are always so fun, I love the binding too, it really pops! :)

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  10. The quilt is very nice. I love the binding, it makes the quilt pop I think. With your quilting the pluses do pop, and stand out which is a nice effect. Congrats on finishing it!

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  11. Just wanted you to know that I nominated you for the One Lovely Blog award! I always enjoy reading your blog and keeping up with your projects. Details are here: https://katyquilts.net/2016/06/28/one-lovely-blog-award/

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  12. Beautiful Anja, Someone you know is probably trying real hard to get pregnant right about now haha!! I love those popping plusses!

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  13. Beautiful, Anja! Love how this looks! I think you made the perfect choice with leaving the plus signs as they are. Love the colours!

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  14. Love the textures those loops created and the striped binding is da bomb!

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  15. What a great quilt. Sticking with loops for the background really makes those pluses pop. The new baby is sure to love it.

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  16. What a beautiful finish! I adore striped binding. Thanks for participating in the 2016 FAL on behalf of the global hosts :)

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