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Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Christmas Quilt Show

I decided to enter the virtual quilt show of Christmas quilts that SewCalGal is hosting. 

I started looking for Christmas quilts that I had made and realized I really haven't done all that many.



 This quilt is called 3-D Rail Fence and I did it when I was a member of Strip Club.  
It's a very simple quilt.  One where the fabric makes the quilt.  
The reds are much redder and the blacks blacker than they appear in the photo.


The  next little quilt is from an old book -  Scrap Quilting Made Easy.  
Sometime you find the best things in old out of print books.

It's called Scrap Bag Snail's Trail and is only 23x23.



The next one is not really a quilt it's a table topper made of wool.
It's called Seven Santa's from the pattern  All Through the Night.
I really enjoy appliqueing with wool nothing to turn under.


That's my entry for the Quilt Show.  You should check out SewCalGal's blog and go on the virtual quilt show. There are lot's of quilts to inspire you and get you in the  Christmas spirit.

15 comments:

  1. Nancy, I'm glad I returned to view your Christmas quilts. I love them. The snail's trail is a classic, and the santas are too cute. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. I love your santa's thank you for sharing

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  3. What beautiful quilts you have made, Nancy.
    Have a beautiful & blessed Thanksgiving holiday ~
    TTFN ~ Marydon

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  4. They are all pretty. My favorite is the snails.

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  5. Hi Nancy.
    Great collection of Christmas projects.
    I love the table runner with the Seven Santas.
    Beautiful work.

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  6. Beautiful quilts, love to snails trail & the cute little Santas

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  7. I LOVE your scrap bag snail's tail...adorable!
    Valerie
    http://www.PastimesOnline.ca/Vals-Quilting/

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  8. Oh, I love all THREE!! Thank you for taking the time to post them and share your collection with us!

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  9. All 3 quilts are great, but I really love the santa's most.

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  10. Oh I love the wool santas - I really want to try working with wool on of these days!!

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  11. Love your quilts! I think I like the snail's trail the best. Very pretty colors!

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  12. Beautiful Christmas quilts Nancy. Just delightful. Thanks so much for sharing in the Christmas Quilt Show.

    SewCalGal
    www.sewcalgal.blogspot.com

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  13. Mi piace tantissimo il secondo pannello....
    Grazie
    Ciao Domenica

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  14. All your quilts are beautiful. The Santas are so adorable.

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