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14 Oct 2014

Mini birds quilt - Mondvögel

It looks like the rising moon - oh,a name came to my mind:

"Moonbirds" - that's it - Mondvögel.

The running-stitch-birds got company -

with bread-crumbs - French knots - around

and the whole little quilt looking like this:

Moonbirds

It is nearly square but not on this photo.

It is made by reverse appliqué.

You know probably how this works:

Two fabrics right sides together, sew a circle or any shape, cut it out and

turn it around. Right sides are now on top.

This made a round frame -


... and place your stitching or whatever you want underneath.

See you soon!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11 comments:

  1. I am impressed Anneliese a lovely mini quilt and some lovely quilting on it great piece the hand and machine work work well together

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  2. This is a beautiful quilt anneliese. Your colours are wonderful, very much my own favourites to. I love the birds. You are so creative my dear friend.

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  3. This is gorgeous, Anneliese. Great colour choices!

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  4. wow, Anneliese, this is so so beautiful. Love the colors and how they create a lovely harmony.

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  5. Moonbirds - perfect. Very much admiring your free motion quilting stitching, Anneliese, and also your reverse applique which is very neat. A lovely little quilt.

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  6. A wonderful piece of art! I just love it! Please train the bird to fly to my home in Japan!

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  7. love how you did that border. a beautiful art piece.

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  8. Whatever it is, it is beautiful :-)
    xx

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