Thursday, August 8, 2013

Channel Quilting

I last posted about finishing my grey and yellow sampler quilt top, and now it is finally quilted and bound! Yippee!

I decided to channel quilt it with grey thread, and I have to say doing this about killed me!

I quilted the channels about an inch apart and it took forever. Plus my walking foot was thunking and skipping stitches so I had to use a regular foot, and go very slowly and stop to readjust a lot so that the fabric wouldn't bunch.

Grey and Yellow Sampler done!-image.jpg

Sorry the picture is sideways, I couldn't for the life of me figure out how to flip it with blogger!!

I am very happy to have this one finished! I think I'm about ready to take a break from bigger projects and work on some small things for a change.



  1. Great quilt! You know, when I have that problem with blogger, I go to the folder where the picture is, click on it and, even though the picture is perfectly fine, I turn it to one side or the other, save it, then turn it upright as it was before. For some 'strange' reason, that fixes it for blogger. Try it!

  2. Looks great! I've seen a few yellow and grey quilts, might have to try one out myself! Well done!