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Project

Split Rail Fence Quilt

Project Description

What are you most proud of? It's my first Queen-sized quilt What advice would you give someone starting this project? Don't think about how long it's going to take!

What you will need

  • French General Rouenneries cotton jelly rolls; extra-wide cotton backing fabric; cotton batting; cotton thread

Q&A with marialando

beeboop71 asked:
Beautiful!
marialando answered:
Thank you!
lmwilson.924717 asked:
Great idea for use of red and white fabrics...
marialando answered:
Thanks! Also great for jelly rolls....
dhill818 asked:
Love, Love, Love this quilt! Did you have a pattern?
marialando answered:
Thank you! I didn't have a pattern for the quilt. I wanted to make a red and white quilt after seeing the Red & White show at the Armory in New York. The quilt is made with very simple Split Rail Fence squares (3 strips each) using jelly roll fabric. Just Google "Split Rail Fence Quilt Block" and you will get lots of ideas. Play with the blocks until you get the size and layout you want! Hope that helps.
WonkyGirl asked:
What a beautiful quilt ! I know it was lots of work, congrats on your finish. The kitty photo is great too :-)
marialando answered:
Thanks! Also appreciate you noticing our little cat. Sadly she's no longer with us, so especially glad to have this pic of her. Our new two seem to love lying on quilts too =^:^=