My Very First Quilt

Project Description

What are you most proud of? I have made something that my little granddaughter will be able to have as a keepsake and hopefully treasure. Oh and the little pinwheel in the middle:) What advice would you give someone starting this project? Buy some lovely fabric that inspires you and get started, it is so much fun!

What you will need

  • Cotton

Q&A with desna

Pamillia asked:
She is a very lucky little one. Enjoy. Very nice quilt & happy. Thank so, for sharing. Your pin wheel looks mighty fine.
desna answered:
Thank you, the pinwheel was the first thing I did haha! So the rest was much easier.
Sugar n Spice asked:
I agree! Nice pinwheel! Your colors are soo fresh and retro! I love it! Nice job!
desna answered:
Thank you for the lovely comment, I love the colours too.
VicMansfield asked:
It's beautiful! Well done! Is your granddaughters name Lily-Kate? My 2 daughters names are Lilly and Kate, great names! :)
desna answered:
Thanks, yes we are using both names as they are family names and they are def great names:)
azsunshine asked:
Very nice. You did a great job piecing and getting those sharp points. Keep up the good work.
desna answered:
Thank you, I was very pleased that I got most of the points although don't look too closely ha!
Marie Flannery asked:
This is a GREAT first quilt ... you should see mine ... I made every mistake you can possibly make. We call it the Ugly Quilt. LOL And your points look sharp ... I'm seriously impressed. Great work!!!
desna answered:
Haha thanks Marie:) I had a good friend standing over me explaining how to do it which gave me confidence to go on and make other quilts and now Im am firmly addicted!