A quick intermission: Bloggers’ Quilt Festival

Just a quick intermission post to reintroduce this quilt, which I am entering in this round of the quilt festival…

This is my Liberty Mandala Quilt, which is in the Applique category. I’m short on time at the moment, so if you would like to read a bit more about how I made it and more photos, the original post is here, and the important info is below πŸ™‚


Size – 65β€³ square
Number of blocks – n/a – it’s a whole cloth.
Time to piece – 12 hours approx
Time to quilt – 3 hours approx (home machine)
Fabric – Plain white cotton plus Liberty Stile F8 bundle.
Backing Fabric – Vintage sheet with a bit of linen donated to me to make it up to size
Binding Fabric – Liberty Stile- scraps and more F8s cut into strips
Threads – Aurifil 50wt really white, not sure of the number, all the way through.
Batting – Cheap 4oz polyester.
Quilting- Spiral




  1. Posted October 29, 2013 at 12:18 pm | Permalink

    Stunning quilt, beautiful design!

  2. Posted October 29, 2013 at 2:28 pm | Permalink

    Oh, lovely! That circular quilting adds a lot of depth.

  3. Posted October 29, 2013 at 3:54 pm | Permalink

    This is a great quilt and I agree with citricsugur that the quilting really adds to the overall effect beautifully. Hope you enjoyed/ are enjoying Toronto πŸ™‚

  4. Posted October 29, 2013 at 5:09 pm | Permalink

    Brilliant entry, Kerry.

  5. Posted October 29, 2013 at 6:42 pm | Permalink

    Kerry your quilt is just beautiful! Love the design and all of the quilting. Thanks for sharing with us…. Karen on Keuka

  6. Posted October 29, 2013 at 8:19 pm | Permalink

    Good Luck, it’s a smasher!

  7. Posted October 29, 2013 at 9:44 pm | Permalink

    Quick sprint past from the holiday then? πŸ˜‰ Great contribution though

  8. Posted October 30, 2013 at 5:40 pm | Permalink

    it’s really very pretty… love it.

  9. Posted October 30, 2013 at 7:52 pm | Permalink

    It’s gert lush!

  10. Posted October 30, 2013 at 11:12 pm | Permalink

    Just gorgeous, Kerry! Love your spiral quilting too!

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