Tuesday 7 February 2012

Simple Things Finished

I am so excited that this one is finished!

Simple Things - Ruby Edition

I made this quilt by partaking in the

back in the first half of last year and if my memory serve me correctly it way my first ever Quilt-along.
I knew back then that I wanted a border so I had to just sit and wait for the yardage to come out and I have only recently decided on the Binding and backing fabric (Bella Solid in the light Blue to match the blue spot binding).

Got it all together, basted it Saturday and quilted and stitched the binding Sunday.

Finished Size approx 49" x 49"

I absolutely L O V E this quilt ....
 the pattern, the fabric and the lovely group of ladies that I made it with.

It is a keeper and it is staying right

Here, where I get to see it every day :o)

Not only is this my first Quilt finish for the year it also means that I only have one UFO left.
I might share that one with you soon as it might make me kick myself in the butt and get it finished .... can only hope!

Thanks for stopping by. I'm off to dig out my Kits once the kids have left for school and see how many I really have :o)
hugs, Sharon


  1. It is really gorgeous and fresh - you have found the perfect place for it... I am so impressed you got that done with a sore finger!! I have got a Ruby charm I have just cut into.... so pretty

  2. WOW.. stunning, gorgeous, fantastic... all of the above!!! I just LoVe this quilt too so if you EVER need to get rid of it.. well, I'll take it off your hands...huge grin! :)

  3. Oh Sharon it is awesome and i so love that fabric range,well done on a beautiful finished UFO.xx

  4. That is gorgeous. The Ruby fabrics are so beautiful, you couldnt go too wrong using them. Love how it looks over the back of your couch.

  5. OMG only 1 UFO..........I wished ........the quilt is lovely........

  6. That is One. Fabulous. Quilt! I love it! There are three Ruby charm packs sitting downstairs calling my name.

  7. I love it! The pattern goes so well with the Ruby! Gorgeous. :o)

  8. Thank you for the lovely gift, it will look
    great on my couch and the lollies are one of my
    favorites . You quilt looks so lovely.

    Love Carol

  9. What a beautiful quilt! Gotta love Ruby!

  10. Well done Sharon, this looks amazing!! Love it!! Hard to beat that Ruby. I still haven't started my Swoon. I'm itching to get at it!!
    Thanks for your advice with the walking foot, it's made a huge difference. Regards, Therese.

  11. Your quilt is beautiful Sharon, and the border is just perfect! Love all the photos.

  12. What a lovely quilt. Sometimes it is important to wait for the 'right' fabric.

  13. Sharon,
    I just can't believe how much you get accomplished every week and everything is just so beautifully done. Thanks for sharing all your lovely things. Daisy


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