Thursday, June 20, 2013

Oh Pooh!!! - A Finish

I can't claim this adorable little quilt as all my own.  I only quilted it.  My mother embroidered all the cute little Pooh characters. 

Of course, I had to show some up close of her handy work.


Eeyore has always been my favorite of the Hundred Acre Wood. 

This Eeyore with the net is my absolute favorite. 

I quilted it surrounding each of the embroidered pieces with a honey pot shape.  I used EQ7 and drew myself one up since I had no luck finding one on the Internet. 

I also signed her name inside the quilting.  She is planning to make one for each of her grandchildren to put in their hope chest.  A family heirloom to treasure for years to come.

It took longer for me to find the perfect backing for this treasure than quilting it, but I thought the honeycombs fit with perfectly with Pooh.  Oh, thank goodness for the local fabric shop.   That's two projects done for the week.  Both with a lot of yellow.
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  1. Oh my goodness Amy ... I love it. I love all the beautiful embroidery and your quilting is adorable. The honeycomb fabric was pefect! Great job!
    xo jan

  2. Amy - it's adorable!! and you are right that back is perfecto!

  3. What a great gift for the hope chests! They will be very treasured! I have quilts from both grandmothers that I will always love :)

  4. Yes..... an heirloom, for sure! Love the characters, the quilting, and the backing.....OK....the whole quilt is perfect!

  5. That is sooo sweet. I love the embroidery and the honey pot quilting.

  6. Love that sweet quilt. I have long been a Pooh fan.

  7. Embroidery is one of the best fabric arts and the embroidery in this quilt is some of the finest I've seen. The backing is perfect.

  8. I've got a rumbly in my tumbly for some hunny!

    What a cute, cute quilt! Your mom's embroidery is so beautiful. That is a treasure indeed! Congrats on a great finish and thank you for linking up!

    xo -E

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