Monday, May 19, 2014

DWM 5/19/14: A little charity quilt

The guild that I belong to is starting a charity project. The organizations that will receive our quilts are still to be finalized, but likely will be the U City PD (kids' quilts for when the officers unfortunately have to remove children from a bad situation) and the Missouri Veterans Home of STL (wheel-chair size quilts for veterans).

Last week I started playing with bright colored patches and came up with this little top, shown here on my design wall:
 
Now it's a finish!  For anyone who might be interested, I put together a little tutorial for it, which you can find here.
CSQ Charity Quilt, 40" x 48", 2014
 
 
 
Linking up with Judy at Patchwork Times - check out everyone's design walls over there!

3 comments:

  1. That is one cute child's quilt. My guild has recently added nursing home for our charity quilts. I'm curious what size your quilts are suppose to be for the veterans?

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  2. Love the back and the striped border and binding :)

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  3. It's so pretty! I love that it could be an I Spy quilt for kids with novelty fabrics. Great design.

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