My queen size Trip Around the World

About 10 years ago (was it really that long ago?), I made this quilt top during an especially busy tax season at the office.  I had always wanted to make a Trip Around the World quilt, so here it was.

quilt queen trip-around-the-world

the quilt...

I hated the way the center square looked, so I substituted a mini-Trip Around the World using the same fabrics as the large quilt.  I think it came out pretty well.

quilt center

The mini-trip

It took me about 6 years to get around to pining the 3 layers together, ha!

Back in October (or was it September) I joined a quilting group so that I could start quilting this sucker.  Ugh!  What a task.  I believe that this will be my first and last quilt that I actually quilt. You can see the quilting I have done already in the mini-trip picture.


About me

Fiber artist - knit, weave, and quilt. I am also getting back into garment sewing. I have started to dye my own yarn and I'm learning to spin.
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2 Responses to My queen size Trip Around the World

  1. danielle says:

    Oooohhh…It’s beautiful!

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